Dear Parents/Guardians   You are probably aware from recent media coverage that the education budget is under severe pressure and that overall spending is to be reduced considerably. The Department of Education for Northern Ireland (DENI) has issued a consultation document explaining the funding position at the...

  For young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder between ages of 11-17 years.   Aim: A one session workshop, introducing the Do’s and Don’ts of networking, in order to support young people with ASD to be safer online.   When & Where Monday 16th February 10-12pm (11-14yrs) / 12:30-2:30pm (15-17yrs); Sandel...

On Friday 5th December the eco team marked the centenary of World War 1 by planting sapling trees and having a Christmas 1914 party.   The sapling trees were provided by the woodland trust to mark the centenary of WW1. The team planted them in our 'nursery',...

On Saturday 6th December, Mrs Mercer accompanied a group of trusty Senior art students to Acorn Integrated Primary School’s Annual Christmas Fair.   There were a range of art, craft and design activities on the menu, including making Christmas cards and Frozen-inspired hair decorations.   Face-painting (Elsa, Anna and...

On Friday December 5th during their geography lesson, 8GRT took part in a tree planting activity.   Originally planted as seedlings two years ago as part of the jubilee celebrations by the then Year 8, the trees have now grown big enough to be planted down at...

Talented Year 14 student Lauren Craig recently attended Cloud 9 studios in Belfast where she recorded her debut album, 'Lost in the Music'!    The CD contains three songs, 'I See Fire' by Ed Sheeran, 'Riptide' by Vance Joy (played on ukulele) and Lauren's own composition...

With the last football training session of the year taking place on Thursday and our fixtures coming to an end, I would like to thank all those that got involved. They contributed to it being our most successful year to date in terms of the...

The U18 Girls Basketball team played a match against St. Michael's Grammar School in Lurgan last Monday afternoon. They played an amazing game and won 32-17. All six players played extremely well considering some had not played basketball for some time!   Well done to Anna Maguire, Michelle Courts, Emma McGuinness, Phoebe Cochrane, Lauren...

Ulidia’s Head Prefect, Thomas Adams, accompanied by Anna Maguire and Jordan McCrea, went to Stormont Hotel on Wednesday as part of the Youth Parliament organised by NICIE. They met with 80 other students from 25 integrated schools from around the country to show members of...