Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

Engage | Educate | Empower

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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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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...

Annual Year 8 Hockey Tournament

Annual Year 8 Hockey Tournament

8th March 2019 in Sports

The girls stepped up to their first 11-a-side tournament at Grosvenor on Friday 8th March 2019 and in true WCB style worked tirelessly fighting hard in all of their games....

PIPS Charity Training for Year 13

PIPS Charity Training for Year 13

8th March 2019 in Charity

Mr O’Hara was delighted to welcome back Nadia Sayers from PIPS to carry out a 2 hour training session on Mental Health.  The group of Year 13s attending the training...

Year 14 Talk - Marie McDonald

Year 14 Talk - Marie McDonald

1st March 2019 in Events

On Friday 1st March 2019, Ms Marie McDonald, a free-lance Television producer, spoke with our Year 14 pupils about her career in the TV and Film industry. Marie has worked...

Year 13 visit to NI Higher Education Exhibition

Year 13 visit to NI Higher Education Exhibition

28th February 2019 in Events

Year 13s attended the Northern Ireland Higher Education Exhibition in the Eikon Centre in Lisburn.  Over 100 universities from around the UK were present to offer some sound careers advice on Post...

Year 10 Shared Education Cinemagic Performance

Year 10 Shared Education Cinemagic Performance

25th February 2019 in Events

10 LI attended a Cinemagic performance entitled 'A Stone's Throw' at SERC in Bangor along with their counterparts from Aquinas as part of our Shared Education programme. This was a...

Year 9 Careers Event

Year 9 Careers Event

25th February 2019 in Events

On Monday 25th February all Year 9 pupils took part in a Careers event organised by Miss McCormack. The event focused on work related skills development and pathways to careers as...

Year 8 Witchy Role-play

Year 8 Witchy Role-play

15th February 2019 in Academic

As part of their study of Shakespeare's Macbeth, Year 8 students had the opportunity to participate in some 'witchy' role-play.  Students participated in 'Hurlyburly' activities that included using costume and stagecraft to...

Year 9 Shared Education trip

Year 9 Shared Education trip

15th February 2019 in Events

In February 9SH were lucky enough to attend a shared education trip with Aquinas Grammar to Stormont buildings. The  students participated in a highly informative tour and even took part in...

Francofest 2019 Success

Francofest 2019 Success

11th February 2019 in Events

Congratulations to Nina, Niamh, Christina and Aine who competed against 28 other schools in NICILT’s Francofest on Friday 8th February. The girls impressed the judges with their speaking skills and...

Year 14 "Meet The Leaders" talks

Year 14 "Meet The Leaders" talks

8th February 2019 in Events

As part of the Wellington College Belfast Year 14 Talks, we hosted Mr Colum Eastwood - SDLP leader, at the school on Friday 8th February 2019, as part of our...

Year 13 & 14 Students Leadership Talk

Year 13 & 14 Students Leadership Talk

7th February 2019 in Events

Year 13 and 14 students were delighted to hear from Mark Huddleston, Managing Director of jheSOLUTIONS Limited and the first ever IoD NI Ambassador, on the topic of Leadership

Pupil Hip-Hop Dance Success

Pupil Hip-Hop Dance Success

7th February 2019 in Events

Congratulations to Teejay who participated in a hip hop dance competition on Sunday in Dublin. He achieved 1st place solo, 1st place duo & 1st place in his crew and...

Open Night Maths Competition Winner

Open Night Maths Competition Winner

4th February 2019 in Events

Congratulations to Naomi who won a Casio Scientific calculator from the WCB Maths Department competition. During our open nights, entrants were asked to write down the lowest positive whole number...

Upcoming Events

25th Mar Year 9 PTC
12th Apr Year 8 PTC
15th - 26th Apr 2019 Easter Holidays
6th May Bank Holiday
22nd - 24th May 2019 Internal Exams (Year 8-11)
27th May Bank Holiday
28th - 30th May 2019 Internal Exams (Year 8-11)
18th Jun Year 8 Induction
24th Jun Sports Day
28th Jun End of Term
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Microsoft Office Free For Students & Staff

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Extra Curricular Activities Autumn / Winter 2018-19

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School Development Planning - Whole School Action Plan

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

English

English

The aims of the English Department at Wellington College are twofold: to Develop our pupils' ability to communicate with confidence and to foster a love of reading literature.

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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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