Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

Engage | Educate | Empower

Examination Results - August 2017

GCSE Results: Results will be issued by the College on Thursday 24th August at 9.00am in the Sports Hall

External Students Applying for Sixth Form

The College will receive new applications for enrolment to the Sixth Form from 9.00am on Thursday 24th August.  Please contact the College office on 028 90 642539 for further details.

 

Top Performing A-Level Candidates
Wellington College A-Level Results Day 2017

Top Performing A-Level Candidates

17th August 2017 in Academic

Some of the top performing A level students pictured with Principal David Castles and guests Mr Gavin Boyd, CEO of the Education Authority and Mrs Sharon O’Connor, Chair of the EA.

Year 9 Choral Speaking Competition

Year 9 Choral Speaking Competition

28th June 2017 in Events

On the 28th June, the English Department held their annual Choral Speaking competition for all our Year 9s. The winners this year, performing an alternative version of The Three Little Pigs, were...

Year 10 Dragons

Year 10 Dragons' Den Competition 2017

27th June 2017 in Events

We had another great year for Dragons' Den, organised by the English Department. Eleven finalists gave their presentations to a group of experts including Mrs Allen, Sarah Cunningham (Past pupil)...

Sports Day 2017

Sports Day 2017

26th June 2017 in Sports

The annual Inter House Sports Day took place on Monday 26th June with strong competition between each of the Houses – Peters, Lewis, Heaney and Ferguson) to score maximum points....

Photography Club

Photography Club

23rd June 2017 in General

The WCB Photography Club had its first trip on Friday. We went to Botanic Gardens to practice their photography skills and then went to an exhibition in the Ulster Museum....

Equestrian Success

Equestrian Success

22nd June 2017 in Sports

Congratulations to Ben Johnston (Year 10) and Erin Carson (Year 11) who competed for the College on Thursday 22nd June at the Ulster Schools Equestrian Derby. Both rode brilliant rounds...

Spanish Trip

Spanish Trip

19th June 2017 in Events

On Monday 19th June, 40 pupils and 5 members of staff met at 7.15am at Wellington College to depart by coach for our five day trip to Barcelona.  During our guided...

Carnegie Greenaway Awards

Carnegie Greenaway Awards

19th June 2017 in Staff

On Monday the 19th of June 2017 Wellington College Belfast's librarian and Carnegie Greenaway judge for NI (2016-2017) Miss Jennings attended the 80th anniversary celebrations of the illustrious CKG awards...

KS3 Classes have SALAD!

KS3 Classes have SALAD!

16th June 2017 in Events

During period 3 & 4 of Friday 16th June, all KS3 classes had SALAD! No, we didn't eat healthy food - we had Speaking And Listening All Double Period. This...

Girls Football Team

Girls Football Team

14th June 2017 in Sports

The girls football team took part in the Irish Football Association Super Schools festival at City of Belfast playing fields on Wednesday 14th June and played some excellent matches getting...

Shared Education Programme

Shared Education Programme

9th June 2017 in Sports

Wellington College ran a football and netball tournament for year 9 pupils from Wellington and Aquinas Grammar school on Friday 9th June as part of the Shared Education Signature Programme. Pictured...

SFX Make-up Workshop

SFX Make-up Workshop

6th June 2017 in Events

On Tuesday 6th June, Y11 Media Studies students attended a SFX make-up workshop delivered by INTO FILM. As well as learning about career and volunteering opportunities within the film industry...

Year 11 Film Trip to the QFT

Year 11 Film Trip to the QFT

6th June 2017 in Events

On Tuesday 6th June, a group of 10 Year 11 girls attended a film screening and workshop on the portrayal of teenage girls in cinema with Dr Sian Barber (Lecturer...

Upcoming Events

25th Aug Year 8 + 14 Induction
28th Aug Bank Holiday
29th Aug Years 8 - 13 Induction
5th Sep Year 11 Induction Evening
6th Sep Year 14 at UU
8th Sep Year 14 at QUB
11th Sep Year 13 Induction Evening
29th Sep Prize Day
2nd Oct Staff Development Day
26th Oct Theatre Night
27th Oct Staff Development Day
30th - 3rd Nov 2017 Hallowe'en Holidays
8th Nov Year 13 / 14 PCT
9th Nov Kids' Lit Quiz
11th Nov AQE (1)
13th - 17th Nov 2017 Health & Social Care Placement
18th Nov GL
25th Nov AQE (2)
2nd Dec AQE (3)
7th Dec Year 11 PCA
12th Dec Carol Service
21st - 1st Jan 2018 Christmas Holidays
4th Jan Open Night (1)
5th Jan Staff Development Day
8th Jan Open Night (2)
8th Jan Staff Development Day
9th - 17th Jan 2018 Internal School Exams
15th - 17th Jan 2018 Year 13 Work Shadowing
12th - 16th Feb 2018 Half Term Holiday
19th Feb Year 12 PCT
20th - 26th Feb 2018 Year 12 GCE Choice Interviews
27th Feb Year 10 PCT
28th - 6th Mar 2018 Year 10 GCSE Choice Interviews
5th Mar Recital Evening
13th Mar Year 9 PCT
19th Mar Staff Development Day
22nd Mar Spring Concert
26th Mar Staff Baker Day
27th - 6th Apr 2018 Easter Holidays
12th Apr Year 8 PCT
7th May Bank Holiday
24th - 25th May 2018 Internal School Exams
28th May Staff Baker Day
29th - 30th May 2018 Internal School Exams
13th Jun P6 Education Day
19th Jun Year 8 Induction
25th - 27th Jun 2018 Year 11 Work Experience
25th Jun Sports Day
29th Jun End of Term
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AQE / GL Familiarisation Info (Updated Nov 16)

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Extra Curricular Activities Spring / Summer 2016-17

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School Development Planning - Whole School Action Plan

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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. 

Mathematics

Mathematics

The Mathematics department aims to provide Wellington students with a sound mathematical education, in which high academic standards are emphasised, that enables them to achieve their full potential.

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Music

Music

A number of musical activities are available for students at Wellington College. We offer a variety of orchestras and choirs for boys and girls.

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