St Louis Grammar School
Ballymena
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St Louis Ballymena 2-13           Abbey CBS Tipperary 2-19 AET Two refereeing decisions in the 73rd minute of an exciting Masita Paddy Buggy Cup All-Ireland Colleges’ Senior Hurling final ultimately decided the outcome and edged Abbey CBS into a match-winning position. Ciaran Elliott had once again slipped his marker on the wing a...

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St Louis 0-13 St Killian’s Garron Tower 1-12   St Louis’ totally dominated the first half of their semi final on Friday afternoon and were seemingly cruising to the final.  St Killian’s had no answer for St Louis’ speed, skill or team work as five points from the hurl of Seáan Elliott (four of them frees) along with scores from Shaun McFadden, Darrag...

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As you are all aware this is the year of some very important elections, one of our very able and enthusiastic Year 13 students, Aaron McKeever,  is standing for the UK Youth Parliament.  As such he will require as many of our pupils and teachers, as possible, to vote for him. Click the link below to vote for Aaron!   http://www.youthvoteni.com/     ...

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Masita All-Ireland Paddy Buggy Cup semi-final St Louis Ballymena 2-14 St Raphael’s Loughrea 2-6 When St Louis Ballymena turned around at half-time to face the breeze just five points up in this Masita All-Ireland Paddy Buggy Cup semi-final on Saturday, many of their supporters in the large crowd at DCU wondered if they had done enough after dominating play in that opening half hour. Cia...

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Mon 14 March: Céilí Year 8 pupils, 1.40 – 3.30 Tues 15 March : ‘Rith’ – run in support of Irish + quiz Year 9 pupils 11.00 – 12.10 Year 9  Quiz : 1.40 – 3.30 Wed  16 March : Year 10 pupils ; 1.40 – 3.30 Tura Arutura Gaelic Speaker Tura is a dancer from Zimbabwe. He moved to Belf...

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Our school ran a number of events to mark the occasion of World Book Day which took place on Thursday 3rd March. These included a Book Swap during registration and ‘Drop Everything and Read’ when pupils in KS3 had the chance to read their favourite novel during Period 1. All KS3 pupils had the opportunity to write a review of the novel they had chosen to read during Period 1 an...

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Patrician Carrickmacross 2-11 St Louis Ballymena 0-8   St Louis’ Ballymena attempt to complete an Ulster College’s double this year unravelled in Lurgan on Saturday afternoon as Patrician Carrickmacross earned their place in the 2016 MacLarnon final after a comprehensive nine point victory over the only Antrim school left in the competition. Despite going on the attack f...

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Through the traditional group at school, we often get the chance to visit Castle Tower’s Loughan School in Ballymena, which teaches children with learning difficulties and disabilities. Our most recent visit was 25th February when we performed for the teachers, pupils and staff of the school during their morning assembly. We love visiting the school as we always receive a warm welcome...

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Belfast Exposed

26 Feb 2016

A-Level Art and Moving Image Arts pupil Sandra Janik was successful in her application for Belfast Exposed Futures Project.  This has provided Sandra with the opportunity to work alongside practicing artists from Northern Ireland.  Belfast Exposed is Northern Ireland’s principal gallery of contemporary photography, commissioning, publishing and showing work by artists and p...

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Three of our junior pupils, Maria O'Rawe, Sianeese Maybin and Roisin Ward have been selected to represent All Saints GAA Club on the Antrim Ladies County football championship and Development Squads. ...

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