On Friday 24th March, KS3 pupils (Years 8, 9 and 10) participated in a thematic teaching day to celebrate integrated education. Pupils participated in activities in their lessons which were based on the topic of our local/global community. In Home Economics learners explored origins of ingredients...

On Tuesday 28th March, the final training session took place for all Junior hockey teams. A series of awards were presented to pupils to highlight the dedication and success the girls have had this year. Notable mention must go to the 6 pupils awarded “Coaches...

The Eco team at Ulidia Integrated College carry out regular litter picking events at Loughshore beach and also along the sea front at Carrickfergus. These take place at least once a term at each location. The team take in at least two picks each term at...

This term our year 9 students have been studying the country of Kenya. Within their Geography lessons they have been finding out about how to measure development and using these measures to compare both Northern Ireland and Kenya. As part of this unit of work, students...

The dream of opening an integrated college in East Antrim began a long, long time ago and has been very well documented. My involvement in the dream of creating a college in East Antrim began on the 18 April 1997 when, two days after being appointed...

On Tuesday 14th March, year 12 and sixth form students taking part in the Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award were given a training session on First Aid by paramedic Yvonne Craig. They were shown how to deal with possible scenarios when on their expeditions and...

On receiving my GCSE results, the vice-principal of Ulidia at the time, said to me "the world is your oyster".  I often think back to that conversation and feel incredibly fortunate that I had the opportunity to attend two schools where self-confidence and respect for...

Earlier this month, pupils from Ulidia Integrated College were invited to attend a teacher training conference about outdoor education, to share the excellent practice at Ulidia.  During the conference our pupils hosted a stand, where they told new and experienced teachers from all over Northern Ireland...

On Thursday 16th March our year 12 students joined the students from the other three schools in the Carrickfergus Learning Community to attend the Careers Convention in Carrick Leisure Centre, which is jointly organised by the four schools. There were over 45 exhibitors this year, including...