Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

CCEA ceremony for Top Achievers in A-level examinations 2014

CCEA ceremony for Top Achievers in A-level examinations 2014

7th January 2015 in Academic

Kelly Millar’s outstanding performance at GCE A-Level Home Economics was recognised at a CCEA Celebrating Excellence ceremony at the Stormont Hotel on the 18th December 2014.  Kelly attained first place in A-Level Home Economics in the summer 2014 exam series.  Kelly showed exceptional commitment and dedication to her study of Home Economics while attending Wellington College and it was a very proud moment for Kelly’s mum, her Home Economics teacher Mrs Anderson and Acting Principal Dr Drysdale who were present at the award ceremony.

Kelly is now attending Queen’s University Belfast and is following a course in Food Quality, Safety and Nutrition with a view to becoming a Home Economics teacher in the future.

Mr Paul Megahey retires

Mr Paul Megahey retires

19th December 2014 in Staff

Congratulations to Mr Paul Megahey who retires this term following 32 years of service to Wellington College (and Annadale Grammar School prior to the merger). Mr Megahey taught...

NSPCC Number Day at Wellington

NSPCC Number Day at Wellington

5th December 2014 in Charity

On Friday 5th December the school took part in NSPCC’s Number Day. The purpose of the day was to raise awareness of the importance of numeracy and promote...

Teacher of Physics Award

Teacher of Physics Award

4th December 2014 in Staff

Mr Orr from the Physics department recently received the prestigious Teacher of Physics award from the Institute of Physics at an awards ceremony in London. The Teachers of Physics award...

Year 9 Young Enterprise Workshop

Year 9 Young Enterprise Workshop

3rd December 2014 in Academic

On Wednesday 3rd December, Year 9 welcomed Jane from the Young Enterprise organisation to deliver a workshop all about Entrepreneurs.  Jane brought with her Julie Wood, who owns Girl Friday...

NEXUS NI Internet Safety Talk

NEXUS NI Internet Safety Talk

2nd December 2014 in Events

On Tuesday 2nd December, Orlaigh McKenna from NEXUS NI delivered a talk on Internet safety to all of Year 10 students. She covered the topics of privacy settings, fake...

Upcoming Events

4th Feb Year 12 Parent Consultation
4th - 6th Feb 2015 Year 13 Work Shadowing
9th - 12th Feb 2015 Ski Trip
12th - 15th Feb 2015 Physics Trip
12th - 13th Feb 2015 Year 13 Geography Field Trip
16th - 20th Feb 2015 Half Term Holiday
23rd - 27th Feb 2015 Year 12 GCE Choice / Career Interviews
2nd - 6th Mar 2015 Year 10 GCSE Choice / Career Interviews
12th Mar Year 8 Parent Consultation
17th Mar Staff Training Day
26th Mar Year 14 Geography Field Trip
27th Mar End of Term - Pupils dismissed 14:45
30th - 12th Apr 2015 Easter Holidays
13th Apr Term Begins
28th - 30th Apr 2015 Year 10 Biology Field Work
4th May May Day Bank Holiday
25th May Staff Training Day
26th - 29th May 2015 Year 8 - 11 Assessment Week
10th Jun P6 Education Day
15th - 18th Jun 2015 Languages Trip
16th Jun Year 8 Induction Evening
22nd - 26th Jun 2015 Year 13 UCAS Interviews
24th - 26th Jun 2015 Year 11 Work Experience
29th Jun Sports Day
30th Jun End of Term - Pupils dismissed 12:00

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Biology

Biology

Biology is a fascinating subject that allows us to make a real difference to tomorrow's world by helping us to explore and understand the world we live in today. Our world offers biologists many challenges. Today's biologists are involved in researching and understanding some of the most controversial advances in human knowledge including the cloning of embryos, designer babies and genetically modified food.

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Science Club

Science Club

Science Club meets at lunchtime and continues to give students the opportunity to investigate and share Science ideas in a fun and interesting way. See Mrs Johnston for more information.

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