Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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Wellington pupils celebrate A-Level exam success
Principal Mrs Connery with high achieving Year 14 students

Wellington pupils celebrate A-Level exam success

18th August 2016 in Academic

Congratulations to our Year 14 pupils on their impressive results representing an improvement on last year’s results. Pictured along with Mrs Connery are some of our top performing students who achieved all A* and A grades at A level – from left to right they are Ross Walmsley, Katie Price, Miles Workman, Deborah Mills, Jonathan Patterson, Peter Duffin, Emily Anthony, Sarah Jackson, Victoria Cordner and Lauren Campbell.

WCB Year 14 attend Queen’s University Open Day

WCB Year 14 attend Queen’s University Open Day

9th September 2016 in Events

On Friday 9th September 2016, Year 14 pupils attended the annual Open Day at Queen’s University Belfast, alongside various other schools from all over Northern Ireland to show what Queen’s...

Wellington pupils perform at the Belfast Tattoo

Wellington pupils perform at the Belfast Tattoo

5th September 2016 in Events

Helen Parker and Aleathea Hamilton both year 9 pupils from Wellington College Belfast with their dance Teacher Michelle Johnston and Dance Director of the Belfast Tattoo Highland Dance Troupe  along...

Junior Flute Group

Junior Flute Group

1st September 2016 in Arts

There is a new Junior Flute Group which has started in the College under the tutelage of Kathryn Johnston Year 14. The group hope to work on duet pieces to...

Cambridge Graduates

Cambridge Graduates

29th June 2016 in General

We are delighted to congratulate former Head Boy, Dale Walmsley, and former Head Girl, Emily Graham, as they graduated from Cambridge University this week, Emily with a degree in English...

Top Prize for former Pupil

Top Prize for former Pupil

28th June 2016 in General

Jill Cunningham, a former Head Girl of the College, was selected as top Communications, Advertising and Marketing degree student at the University of Ulster Prize day. She is pictured receiveing...

Dragons

Dragons' Den in the English Department

28th June 2016 in Events

On Tuesday 28th June, Year 10 pupils participated in the English Department's Dragons' Den competition. Pupils had to design a product and an advertising campaign, including a video. The seven finalists...

Model United Nations General Assembly

Model United Nations General Assembly

28th June 2016 in Events

On Tuesday 28th June 2016, five Year 10 Wellington College pupils - Matthew McCrory, Molly Graham, Jess Burns, Daniel McVeigh and Melissa  Crawford  - travelled over  to Methodist College Belfast...

Upcoming Events

30th Sep Prize Day
30th - 3rd Oct 2016 Poland Trip
6th Oct Year 13 Biology Field Trip
13th - 14th Oct 2016 Year 10 Geography Field Trips
17th - 20th Oct 2016 Sports Trip
24th Oct Staff Development Day
25th - 26th Oct 2016 Year 14 Biology Field Trips
27th Oct Theatre Night
31st - 4th Nov 2016 Hallowe'en Holidays
9th Nov Year 13 & 14 PCT
12th Nov AQA Test (1)
19th Nov GL Test
22nd Nov Year 9 PCA
26th Nov AQA Test (2)
29th Nov Kids' Lit Quiz
3rd Dec AQA Test (3)
8th Dec Year 11 PCT
13th Dec Carol Service
21st - 2nd Jan 2017 Christmas Holidays
5th Jan Open Night (1)
6th Jan Staff Development Day
9th Jan Open Night (2)
9th Jan Staff Development Day
12th - 20th Jan 2017 Internal Exams
18th - 20th Jan 2017 Year 13 Work Shadowing
6th - 10th Feb 2017 Ski Trip
13th - 17th Feb 2017 Half Term Holiday
20th Feb Year 12 PCT
28th Feb Year 10 PCT
1st - 3rd Mar 2017 Year 13 Geography Field Trips
6th Mar Recital Evening
17th Mar Staff Development Day
23rd Mar Spring Concert
30th Mar Year 8 PCT
6th Apr Year 14 Geography Field Trip
10th Apr Staff Baker Day
10th - 21st Apr 2017 Easter Holidays
24th - 26th Apr 2017 Year 10 Biology Field Trips
26th Apr Dublin Trip
1st May May Bank Holiday
17th - 23rd May 2017 Internal Exams
29th May Staff Baker Day
14th Jun P6 Education Day
19th - 23rd Jun 2017 Languages Trip
20th Jun Year 8 Induction Evening
26th Jun Sports Day
26th - 28th Jun 2017 Work Experience
30th Jun End of Summer Term

2016 GCSE & A Level Grade Boundaries Information

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School Development Planning - Whole School Action Plan

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Open Night 2016 - Principal's Presentation

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How to get to Wellington College (New Bus times)

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Extra Curricular Activities

(Spring / Summer 2015-16)

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Board of Governors Annual Report

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Year 8 Entrance Criteria (2016)

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DENI E-Safety Guidance (Issued 2015)

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Principal's Welcome

Welcome to the Wellington College website. We want all of our pupils to achieve the highest standards in all areas of their lives. 

Careers

Careers

The world of work is undergoing major change with old jobs disappearing and new opportunities becoming available largely due to the impact of technology and the global market. With these facts in mind we believe that an effective careers and guidance programme is even more crucial for our young people. This view point is clearly supported by CCEA as we see Education for Employability at the heart of the revised Northern Ireland Curriculum and with the new CEIAG guidelines from the Department of Education. The aims of the department have been adapted to meet these new requirements.

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Astronomy Club

Astronomy Club

The Astronomy Club is the place to be for any pupils interested in finding out about new planets, building a telescope or joining a project to study storms on the Sun.

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