St Louis Grammar School
Ballymena
Promoting Excellence, Endeavour and Empowerment

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Ski Trip 2018

15 Jan 2018

A large number of St Louis students and staff have just returned from another successful school ski trip.  The destination for the 2018 trip was to Ehrwald in Austria.  The school had previously been to this resort and Hotel Sonnenburg in 2013 so some staff were familiar with the hotel and the area. 94 pupils accompanied by 9 members of staff departed Belfast International Airpor...

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On Friday 5th January, we welcomed back the Navan Centre from Armagh who provide high-quality workshops to complement pupil learning in the History classroom. Our Year 10 students experienced uniforms, weapons and equipment from the World War One trenches, bringing the Great War to life for them from our own Assembly Hall in St Louis! ...

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As we returned to school for the new calendar year, we were delighted to receive a letter of appreciation from Oku School, our link school in Ghana. St Louis’ Grammar donated the proceeds of our 2016 Carol Service to Oku School. The school has since informed us that it will go towards making necessary improvements to the living conditions of their staff. Oku School has an enrolment...

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BBC School Report

21 Dec 2017

On Tuesday 19th December, three pupils involved in BBC School Report Project enjoyed the unique opportunity to travel to the BBC Studios in Belfast to interview personalities of BBC NI. The pupils asked various presenters what good deeds they will be doing this Christmas and used this footage for a festive report! They also got a tour of the studios and even observed the live news headli...

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Carol Service

21 Dec 2017

The annual St Louis’ Carol Service took place on Tuesday 19th December. As ever, there was a rich blend of music, reflective readings, drama and poetry which was all professionally interwoven to make the event really uplifting.   It is obvious that there was much time and energy in the preparation to ensure that all went exceptionally went well on the night. Well done to every...

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A sample of some of the numerous gifts purchased by students from Years 8 to 14 to help children and families in need this Christmas. The toys are delivered to Santa’s little helpers for delivery by Santa in time for Christmas. This is part of the St. Vincent de Paul and Salvation Army Christmas appeal which the students respond to each year with such compassion and concern for those le...

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Christmas Dinner Day

18 Dec 2017

The school canteen served Christmas dinner with all the trimmings to staff and pupils on Thursday 14th December. This annual event is undoubtedly the busiest day in the canteen's calendar! Huge thanks to the canteen staff, who once again, made the event such a success! ...

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Manchester Trip

13 Dec 2017

Heavy snow and freezing temperatures meant it was an early start for the Year 9 pupils and staff who were travelling to Manchester for the school’s second annual Soccer Trip.   Despite the weather, it was a smooth ferry crossing from Dublin to Holyhead on the splendid Ulysses ship.  There was a stop off enroute to Manchester at the Cheshire Oaks Outlet for a spot of lunch a...

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House Trip

13 Dec 2017

A great day had by all at our House Trip to Peter Pan at the Grand Opera House! Well done to all our winners! ...

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Past pupil, Niamh Gould has been selected as a finalist in the British Education Awards 2018  A level category. Also, current Year 13 student, Alisija Sestakova, has been selected as a finalist in the GCSE category.   Both Niamh, Alisija and theur families have been invited to a gala dinner in the Hilton Manchester on Wednesday 31st January when the ov...

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