Texting Kills

Texting Kills

Very well done to Stephen McVeigh for his entry in the Allstate APP IT OUT competition where he picked up a goodie bag for his inventive and creative design.  The competition, in partnership with the DOE and the PSNI, is aimed at raising...
Keeping the Tradition Alive

Keeping the Tradition Alive

As the 1st February approaches it is fitting that we mark the end of Catholic Schools Week with one of the most cherished dates in the Irish Catholic calendar, the Feast Day of St Brigid. Thanks to Miss McAtasney, many of our students are being...
Erasmus Plus

Erasmus Plus

A team of eight Academy students, accompanied by three teachers, are currently taking part in a transnational visit to Vila Verde in Portugal.  The extended programme will see the students collaborating with schools in Romania, Poland, Italy and...
Welcome to Open Day 2015

Welcome to Open Day 2015

We extend the warmest of welcomes to everyone attending Open Day today . We assure you that you will find the Academy to be a friendly, purposeful and inviting place which has something for everyone. We want you, at this important time, to be...
A Little Bit of Magic

A Little Bit of Magic

A truly amazing day of scientific tricks and treats yesterday as the Big Bang science programme arrived in the Academy. The spell-bound Year 8 and Year 9 pupils were treated to a magical and highly charged workshop full of electric moments. Big...
Awash With STEM

Awash With STEM

Thanks to the P7 pupils from the local primary schools who displayed all their wonderful design skills and creative talents during this week’s Academy Soap Days. The highly successful   science-based initiative has been running in the Academy for...