Now that a lot of birds have migrated to warmer climates, the Eco Team decided it was a good time to see how successful their six bird boxes were which they made and installed last year. Out of the six boxes, three had nests in them and the other...

Women’s Aid held a workshop with our sixth form students today as part of their 16 Days of Action Campaign. Students took part in the string exercise which demonstrates the difficulties facing a woman wanting to leave an abusive relationship. The workshop raised awareness of the...

On the 8th and 22nd November the Art department welcomed ex-student Aisling Wilson in to speak to and work with our current Year 13 and 14 students. Aisling is currently studying in her final year of a BA hons Fine Art degree at the University...

This years group of mentors have recently completed their training for the role. All of the mentors really enjoyed the training as it gave them a chance to learn a bit more on how to look after their first year mentees. All the exercises and role...

On Friday 15th November, Ulidia Integrated College played hosts to a Carrickfergus RFC Year 8 rugby festival involving Downshire, Carrickfergus College and Ulidia. The festival was a great success, giving many pupils their first experience of rugby. Despite the lack of experience, the standard of play...

From Friday 15th November until Tuesday 19th November, all Year 13 and 14 students are invited to provide feedback on their experiences of 6th form so far. The 6th Form Voice Questionnaire can be accessed here on the school website. It is important to us that...

Since the beginning of the academic year, the pupils have been using various apps on the iPads to help improve their overall mathematic and linguistic skills. Here you can see the iPad Mini's being used by Year 8 pupils during a numeracy lesson in Learning...

The season is almost upon us…and we are rallying you all once again for the Hamper Appeal. The charities have been in touch and are in the same position as every other year; they require our generosity to make Christmas special for disadvantaged families. If...