Irish Dancing success for St Paul’s students!

Principal Mr Jarlath Burns pictured with Aine Malone, Thomas Armstrong and Gareth O’Connor. Principal, Mr Jarlath Burns took time out this week to catch up with St Paul’s High School’s recent Irish Dancing Champions. Year 14 student, Aine Malone was again crowned Under 18 Ladies An Comhdháil World Champion at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast, […]

Events, News, Sport, Students, Success

Second Year Footballers win Irish News Cup

St Paul’s celebrate after winning the Danske Bank Ulster Colleges Irish News Cup. Danske Bank Irish News Cup Final from Kevin Kelly for Irish News St Paul’s Bessbrook 8-18 St Ciaran’s Ballgawley 0-6 A powered packed display from St Paul’s Bessbrook saw them emerge emphatic winners over St Ciaran’s Ballygawley in the Danske Bank Irish […]

Gaelic Football, News, Sport, Students, Success

Bronze Medal for Chloe at All Ireland in Dublin

Year 8 student Chloe Cunningham is pictured with the bronze medal Chloe recently travelled to Dublin to take part in the Taekwondo All Ireland Championships and was superb on the day, coming third place and receiving a bronze medal.  Well Done Chloe. 

News, Sport, Students, Success

Heartbreak for St Paul’s MacRory team and management!

On Wednesday 1 March, St Paul’s were knocked out of this years MacRory Cup at the semi-final stage, following a 1-11 to 0-13 defeat to St Mary’s, Magherafelt. Only one point could separate both teams over 120 minutes as last weeks semi-final finished 1-12 a piece, with the reply taking place last night at the […]

Gaelic Football, MacRory, News, Sport, Students

Hannah achieves National Success

Congratulations to Year 11 pupil Hannah Quinn, who was recently selected for the Under 17 Netball Northern Ireland National Squad. Hannah and her team mates will now train together for the forthcoming European Championships which are being held in Belfast later this year. Well Done Hannah.

Netball, News, Sport, Students, Success

St Paul’s launch first ever GAA Academy

The legacy of the development of Gaelic games initiated by former principal at St Paul’s, Mr Oliver Mooney, is being further developed by his successor and highly respected GAA official and television pundit Jarlath Burns in the announcement of the launch of the first second level GAA Academy on the 1st September. This pioneering initiative […]

A Level, Gaelic Football, MacRory, MacRory, News, Sport, Students, Ulster Colleges, Year 12, Year 13, Year 14

Bronze Medal for Louise at All-Ireland Kickboxing Championships

Louise McShane pictured with her medal On Sunday 29 May, Year 8 student Louise McShane took part in the All-Ireland Kickboxing Championships and finished third to pick up a bronze medal. Held at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin, Louise won two matches to take her to the semi-final stage of the competition. It was enough […]

News, Sport, Students, Success

Outreach Gaelic Football Tournament at St Paul’s

On Friday 27 May, St Paul’s held its annual Primary 7 Outreach Gaelic Football tournament. Blessed in beautiful sunshine, primary schools from South Armagh and South Down area took part in what proved to be a very enjoyable and hugely competitive day of football. Carrick Primary, Burren were impressive winners over their primary 6 counterparts […]

Events, Gaelic Football, News, Sport, Students, Success

Gradam Naomh Pól awarded to Year 8 students

Pictured is Principal Mr Jarlath Burns and Year 8 students Hollie Morgan and Caitlin Coffey. Year 8 students Hollie Morgan and Caitlin Coffey have both been awarded the Gradam Naomh Pól award for outstanding sporting achievement. Hollie represented St Paul’s in the N.I district championships, shot put competition.  Despite never having thrown one before she […]

News, Sport, Students, Success

Inaugural Year 8 Netball Tournament at St Paul’s

On Wednesday 4 May, St Paul’s held their inaugural Year 8 Netball Tournament. The tournament was attended by Year 8 girls from Scared Heart Grammar School, Newry, St Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel, The Royal School, Armagh, St Malachy’s High School, Castlewellan and St Mary’s High School, Newry. Principal, Mr Jarlath Burns, welcomed everyone to St […]

Netball, News, Sport, Students

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