Open Day at St John The Baptist

St John The Baptist’s College is hosting an Open Day on January 13 next year.

Carrick open evening

Don't miss Carrick Primary school open evening

Parents are invited to an open evening at Carrick Primary school and nursery unit on Wednesday, December 6.
Dwyer Coleman of St Francis PS

St Francis PS awarded International Schools Status at special ceremony

A primary school in Lurgan has been awarded International Status, one of only five schools in the whole of Northern Ireland to achieve this accolade.

Teacher Gavin McNaney.

Tributes to ‘inspirational teacher’

Tributes have been paid to a former teacher at Saint Catherine’s College in Armagh who died on Saturday after a short illness.

Man arrested after assault on schoolgirl (11)

Man arrested after assault on schoolgirl (11)

Police in Armagh have arrested a man in his 30s on suspicion of common assault.

Kevin Creery and Paul Carvill of Health Kidz Team

Pioneering ‘Healthy Kidz’ wins top award

A project, pioneered in Lurgan primary schools and aimed at getting kids healthy, has scooped a top award.


IN PICTURES: Lurgan College Prize Day 2017

Lurgan College have held their annual awards presentation event

Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Translink has unveiled a new Safety Bus to continue the important safety education programme which has been running in schools in Northern Ireland for over 15 years.

An architect's impression of the future St Ronan's College Lurgan

Public meeting on new St Ronan’s College building

A public meeting has been organised to discuss the future plans for a new specially-designed £30.6m building for St Ronan’s College in Lurgan.

Upper Bann MLA Dolores Kelly has launched a petition against cuts to the health and education services

Kelly launches public petition against cuts to health service and education

A petition against cuts to the health service and education has been launched by Upper Bann MLA Dolores Kelly.

Lurgan lad

Lurgan teens answering the call

Lurgan teenagers have been answering the call of the wild this Summer, taking part in an adventure-filled Summer Camp in Altcar, Liverpool.

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 -  Jonathan Buckely, DUP candidate for Upper Bann.
Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

Congratulations to GCSE students

Upper Bann MLA Jonathan Buckley congratulated pupils on their GCSE results.

Advice: GCSE results

GCSE results: what should you do next?

Didn’t get the GCSE results you had hoped for? Listen, it’s not the end of the world, so don’t panic.

Laboratory technician

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

With teenagers across the land about to find out their A Level results, there’s plenty of cause for concern for pupils as well as parents.

NSPCC image - exams

Childline sees rise in counselling for Northern Ireland children anxious about exams

Childline is offering support to young people worried about exam results as teenagers across the country wait anxiously for AS and A-Level grades published this week.

Aaron Steele.

Aaron overcomes all obstacles to graduate

A Portadown teenager who once “wouldn’t even have spoken to anybody” is set to graduate later this month with a catering qualification.

Children of Kings Cross PSraised was �9,000 through our 'Break the Rules Day' where children were allowed to break some set rules. The children also raised �2,200 for Angel Wishes, �2,200 for Cancer Fund for Children, �1,000 for The Reach Team and �1,400 was split amongst small charities including RNLI, Wings Appeal, Poppy Appeal, Guide Dogs and the Abaana Ugandan Choir.

Children of Kings Park raise thousands for charity

The children of Kings Park Primary School in Lurgan raised £9,000 through a ‘Break the Rules Day’ where children were allowed to break some set rules.

A sad child - NSPCC image

'Bullying doesn’t stop when school stops' warns NSPCC

The NSPCC’s Childline service in Northern Ireland is reminding children and parents that just because it’s the middle of the school holidays, there is often no holiday from bullying for the many children who experience this misery.

Students watching TV

Students urged to claim TV licence refund

As students pack up and move home for the summer, TV Licensing is reminding students they may be entitled to extra holiday spending money in the form of a refund.

Pupils and staf from St Ronan's College and local primary schools who took part in a writing project organised by the college, called The Magical Doors. The project culminated in the launch of an e-book of the same name. INLM25-200.

Magical miniature doors spark pupils to write inspirational book

Magical miniature doors popped up in primary schools across Lurgan and Craigavon inspiring young children to write a book.

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