Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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Wellington pupils celebrate A-Level exam success
Principal Mrs Connery with high achieving Year 14 students

Wellington pupils celebrate A-Level exam success

18th August 2016 in Academic

Congratulations to our Year 14 pupils on their impressive results representing an improvement on last year’s results. Pictured along with Mrs Connery are some of our top performing students who achieved all A* and A grades at A level – from left to right they are Ross Walmsley, Katie Price, Miles Workman, Deborah Mills, Jonathan Patterson, Peter Duffin, Emily Anthony, Sarah Jackson, Victoria Cordner and Lauren Campbell.

Year 8 Charity Fundraising

Year 8 Charity Fundraising

25th November 2016 in Charity

Year 8 held a non-uniform day in October to raise money for Cancer Research at Queens University. This, alongside the charity contributions from each form class, amounted to £594. We...

Medallion Rugby Team Success

Medallion Rugby Team Success

23rd November 2016 in Sports

Congratulations to the Medallion Rugby team who defeated Strabane Academy 10-8 in the first round of the Medallion Shield.  Dillan O'Brien scored both tries with the boys coming back courageously...

Sentinus Coding Event – Year 10

Sentinus Coding Event – Year 10

8th November 2016 in Events

Mr O’Hare and Mr Lyttle were delighted to welcome David Pilkington from Sentinus to Wellington College on Tuesday 8th November, to put Year 10 to the test. The entire Year...

Year 14 Talks Programme (2016-17)

Year 14 Talks Programme (2016-17)

28th October 2016 in Events

Talk 6 - Journalism in Northern Ireland On Friday 28th October 2016, journalist Jim McDowell visited the college to give a talk to our Year 14 students on careers in journalism...

Wellington host Belfast City Council Litter Lab

Wellington host Belfast City Council Litter Lab

25th October 2016 in Events

Wellington were the proud hosts of the Belfast City Council Litter Lab programme which is available to post-primary schools to raise the issue of the increasing litter problem in Belfast....

Erasmus Programme at Wellington College

Erasmus Programme at Wellington College

24th October 2016 in General

Throughout October 2016, a number of Erasmus foreign exchange student-teachers have visited the College to observe and participate in lessons. The Erasmus students came from Malta, Switzerland and Germany and...

Microbit Coding event

Microbit Coding event

24th October 2016 in Events

In Wellington College KS3 students use Kodu, Scratch and HTML coding in their ICT classes to make games, animations and websites.  This week the pupils will be taking part in...

Poland Trip 2016

Poland Trip 2016

21st October 2016 in Events

On Friday 30th September 2016, thirty-six Religious Studies, History and Politics students from Years 12 to 14 plus four members of staff set off on their journey to Krakow, Poland. ...

Deloitte Information Day

Deloitte Information Day

20th October 2016 in Events

On the 20th of October 2016, I and six other Business Studies students went to Aquinas for a talk from an international business company called ‘Deloitte’. We arrived at around...

A-Level English Literature Success

A-Level English Literature Success

17th October 2016 in Academic

Congratulations to Ross Walmsley who came 2nd in NI A level English Literature.  Ross is pictured alongside English HODs S Cochrane & M Turley.

Upcoming Events

3rd Dec AQE Test (3)
8th Dec Year 11 PCT
13th Dec Carol Service
21st - 2nd Jan 2017 Christmas Holidays
5th Jan Open Night (1)
6th Jan Staff Development Day
9th Jan Open Night (2)
9th Jan Staff Development Day
12th - 20th Jan 2017 Internal Exams
18th - 20th Jan 2017 Year 13 Work Shadowing
6th - 10th Feb 2017 Ski Trip
13th - 17th Feb 2017 Half Term Holiday
20th Feb Year 12 PCT
28th Feb Year 10 PCT
1st - 3rd Mar 2017 Year 13 Geography Field Trips
6th Mar Recital Evening
17th Mar Staff Development Day
23rd Mar Spring Concert
30th Mar Year 8 PCT
6th Apr Year 14 Geography Field Trip
10th Apr Staff Baker Day
10th - 21st Apr 2017 Easter Holidays
24th - 26th Apr 2017 Year 10 Biology Field Trips
26th Apr Dublin Trip
1st May May Bank Holiday
17th - 23rd May 2017 Internal Exams
29th May Staff Baker Day
14th Jun P6 Education Day
19th - 23rd Jun 2017 Languages Trip
20th Jun Year 8 Induction Evening
26th Jun Sports Day
26th - 28th Jun 2017 Work Experience
30th Jun End of Summer Term
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AQE / GL Familiarisation Info (Updated Nov 16)

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Year 14 Interview Skills Day 2016 Newsletter

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Extra Curricular Activities Autumn/Winter 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. 

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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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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