Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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"Tasty Careers" Year 10 Talk

"Tasty Careers" Year 10 Talk

27th January 2020 in Academic

During Year 10 Careers week pupils in Home Economics had the chance to hear about Careers in the Agri-Food industry when they had a talk from ‘Tasty Careers’. The speaker,...

Year 13 Ulster University Talk

Year 13 Ulster University Talk

27th January 2020 in Events

Conan Meehan from the University of Ulster came into Wellington to speak with Year 13 about the many course and life opportunities available within Ulster.

Year 10 Careers Week ICT Presentation

Year 10 Careers Week ICT Presentation

23rd January 2020 in Events

We were delighted to welcome "Bring IT On" into the College as part of Year 10 Careers Week to offer guidance to all our Year 10 girls about the opportunities...

Open Night Maths Competition Winner

Open Night Maths Competition Winner

21st January 2020 in Events

At our Open Nights, the Maths department ran a competition asking participants to give the lowest positive whole number that no one else would think of. Pictured is Mrs Clarke...

Year 14 Talks Programme 2019-20 - Age NI

Year 14 Talks Programme 2019-20 - Age NI

17th January 2020 in Academic

On Friday we welcomed Nadine Campbell of Age NI who presented to the Year 14 talks programme. Nadine spoke on the issue of loneliness amongst the elderly population and addressed...

Design a Christmas Jumper Competition

Design a Christmas Jumper Competition

19th December 2019 in Events

Congratulations to Calum who won the Inter House Design a Christmas Jumper Competition earning 50 House Points for Peters House. His winning design modelled by Mr McFarland.

A Christmas Carol Performance

A Christmas Carol Performance

16th December 2019 in Events

On Monday the 16th of December 2019 Year 8s and 9s enjoyed a performance of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol adapted by Patrick Barlow for the stage. The college welcomed...

Kelly McCaughrain Author Event

Kelly McCaughrain Author Event

12th December 2019 in Events

Wellington College pupils had a lovely time at the Kelly McCaughrain author event in the splendid surroundings of the Belfast Harbour Commissioner’s Office on Thursday the 12th of December. Students...

Rotary Youth Leadership Competition Success

Rotary Youth Leadership Competition Success

6th December 2019 in Academic

Congratulations to Harvey who was one of three winners from the Zone 1 Final Competition of the Rotary Youth Leadership Competition 2019/20. Harvey is now looking forward to participating in...

Wellington College Belfast Candidate’s Debate

Wellington College Belfast Candidate’s Debate

6th December 2019 in Events

Wellington College hosted the Candidate’s Debate for the Constituency of South Belfast on Friday 6th December 2019 featuring Claire Hanna (SDLP) and Emma Little-Pengelly (DUP). The politicians began with a...

A-Level English Literature Class Visit

A-Level English Literature Class Visit

4th December 2019 in Events

The A-Level English Literature class enjoyed a night at the Odeon cinema to watch a recording of Kenneth Branagh’s smash theatrical production of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale, originally staged at...

U18 Football team - NI Cup news

U18 Football team - NI Cup news

27th November 2019 in Sports

Commiserations to the U18 football team who did the College proud in the 4th round of the NI Cup but lost narrowly to De La Salle, Belfast. The match was played...

Deloitte Actuarial Experience Day

Deloitte Actuarial Experience Day

25th November 2019 in Events

On Tuesday 19th November, 8 of our pupils attended a career day hosted by Deloitte for those interested in becoming an actuary.  We were all informed about the different ways...

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17th - 21st Feb 2020 Half Term Holiday
17th Mar Staff Development Day
26th Mar Spring Concert
6th - 17th Apr 2020 Easter Holidays
8th May Bank Holiday
25th May Staff Development Day
22nd Jun Sports Day
30th Jun End of Term
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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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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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