Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

Examination Success

Examination Success

26th August 2014 in Academic

Congratulations to all our GCSE and A-level students on their highly commendable results.  On the 14th August 2014 A-level students received their results with 74.7% achieving 3 A*-C grades - an increase for the third year in a row.  On 21st August 2014 GCSE students received their results with 86.4% achieving 7 A*-C grades.

WCB Book Fair Poster Competition

WCB Book Fair Poster Competition

21st November 2014 in General

WCB students from Years 8 and 9 demonstrated artistic talent and literary knowledge when they entered the library’s Scholastic Book Fair art competition.  The challenge was to...

WCB students meet author Anthony Horowitz

WCB students meet author Anthony Horowitz

18th November 2014 in Events

On Tuesday the 18th of November 2014, WCB students Rebecca Dunville (Year 11) and Dawn Cooper (Year 14), pictured here with their school librarian Miss Jennings, were given the...

Kids

Kids' Lit Quiz 2014

13th November 2014 in Events

The ultimate reading challenge- the 9th NI Heat of the global Kids’ Lit Quiz was held in the college on Thursday the 13th of November. There was...

WCB Chemist Receives Crest Gold Award

WCB Chemist Receives Crest Gold Award

12th November 2014 in Academic

During July of 2014, Iain Duffin (year 14) took part in a Nuffield Research Placement in the pharmacy department of Queens University. Iain applied for the opportunity...

Kitchen Whizz Kids Competition

Kitchen Whizz Kids Competition

11th November 2014 in Events

In this competition Year 11 GCSE pupils were required to prepare a healthy main course suitable for a family meal with an element of creativity and featuring a good level...

LMC visits the Home Economics Department

LMC visits the Home Economics Department

11th November 2014 in Events

Year 11 pupils enjoyed a talk about farm quality assured beef and watched a demonstration of dishes using Northern Irish beef in the Home Economics department in November.  Wendy Donaldson,...

Boys

Boys' Hockey Coaching Scheme

31st October 2014 in Sports

During October 2014 several Y13 and Y14 hockey players participated in a coaching scheme organised by Annadale Hockey club and supported by Belfast City Council.  Irish international player Michael Robson...

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Home Economics

Home Economics

Home Economics is a subject through which many skills are developed, particularly the practical skills involved in preparing and cooking food. Emphasis is placed on healthy food choices, diet and health, exploring home and family life and the acquisition of personal skills to become discerning and effective consumers.

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Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh

The Award is a valuable range of experiences for young people. For successful completion at Gold level they must, over an extended period, be involved in community work, develop their own skills and fitness, work with others on projects and also complete a fairly testing 4 day expedition in unfamiliar territory. Last year we had some participants in the Share Centre in Fermanagh helping with groups of younger and disabled persons in activities.

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