Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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Prize Day 2018
Baroness Blood (Guest of Honour) with Principal D Castles & WCB HeadBoy and HeadGirl

Prize Day 2018

28th September 2018 in Success

The College celebrated the successes and achievements of our young people at the annual prize distribution which took place in the school on Friday 28th September. Guest of Honour was Baroness Blood pictured here with Head Boy, Bailey Camack, Head Girl, Hannah Douglas and Principal Mr David Castles.

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Year 11 Student Highland Dancing Success

Year 11 Student Highland Dancing Success

14th May 2019 in Events

Wellington College Year 11 Student Helen competed on Saturday at the Ards and North Down Highland Dancing competition, where she got joint winner in both highland and national competition. Well done...

Athletics Success

Athletics Success

9th May 2019 in Sports

Another successful day at the Districts Athletics Championships, Ellie won the Junior Hammer with a new District Record, Melvin won the mini boys 100m, Grace won the Year 9 Girls...

Year 11 pupil Citizenship Programme Success

Year 11 pupil Citizenship Programme Success

8th May 2019 in Events

Ryan has won a UK wide competition with WE inspirational speaking through our citizenship programme. He was selected from over 300 applicants based on his application form. He has won...

Year 10 STEM event - PWC Hive Tech Academy

Year 10 STEM event - PWC Hive Tech Academy

7th May 2019 in Events

Recently 15 Year 10 pupils took part in a STEM competition with PwC Hive Tech Academy. This competition involved a number of sessions on cyber security, digital media, VR and AR...

WCB Represented at National Regatta

WCB Represented at National Regatta

5th April 2019 in Sports

Five pupils from WCB represented Northern Ireland (Canoe Association NI) at the first National Regatta in Nottingham last weekend. Year 11 pupils Alex, Kathryn, Sophie, and Year 10 pupils Ceri...

Year 14 Talk - Eating Disorders NI

Year 14 Talk - Eating Disorders NI

29th March 2019 in Events

The Year 14 Talks programme continued on Friday 29th March 2019 with a very personal presentation by Ms Lauren Houston of Eating Disorders NI. Lauren spoke about the importance of...

Year 14 Talk - Marie Curie

Year 14 Talk - Marie Curie

28th March 2019 in Events

The Year 14 Talks programme continued with a presentation by Ms Emma Corry of the Marie Curie Charity. Emma spoke about the importance of this charity, providing a clear focus...

Danske Bank Girls Tag Schools’ Cup Finals

Danske Bank Girls Tag Schools’ Cup Finals

26th March 2019 in Sports

On Wednesday 26th March our senior girls rugby team along with 7 other schools travelled to Cookstown for the Tag Schools’ Cup. They played 4 games and were only beaten...

Year 11 Pupil Gold Mark Volunteering Award

Year 11 Pupil Gold Mark Volunteering Award

25th March 2019 in General

Congratulations to Year 11 pupil Katie who was awarded her 50 hours Gold Mark volunteering award.  Katie has volunteered at Ballynahinch Youth football club with the 4-6 year olds.  She...

Year 10 Careers in Maths Poster Competition

Year 10 Careers in Maths Poster Competition

25th March 2019 in Events

Congratulations to Rachel, Alanna, Nell and Lewis who were the winners of the Year 10 Careers in Mathematics competition. It was a tough call as there were many great entries. ...

Year 14 "Meet The Leaders" talks

Year 14 "Meet The Leaders" talks

22nd March 2019 in Events

Wellington College Belfast hosted Ms Naomi Long - Alliance leader, at the school, as part of our series of the Year 14 ‘Meet the Leaders’ talks. An excellent 75-minute Question...

Development Tag Regional Finals Success

Development Tag Regional Finals Success

11th March 2019 in Sports

Congratulations to our Junior Girls’ Tag Team who played in the festival winning 5 out of 5 games. The girls have been practicing every Monday after-school which has paid off....

Year 12 Careers Week

Year 12 Careers Week

8th March 2019 in Academic

It was great to see the Year 13s and 14s coming into Year 12 classes this week to present why they had chosen to study certain Post 16 subjects.  The...

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Languages

Languages

In the Modern Languages Department we aim to provide a vibrant and stimulating environment in which our pupils can learn both French and Spanish. They are offered the opportunity to visit France and Spain where they can put their language skills to the test. Many of our brightest pupils achieve resounding success at all levels of public examinations and go on to study languages at universities throughout the UK and Ireland.

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