Paris Trip

What a brilliant way to end the year – our Year 11 and 13 French students are off to Paris. Have a great time!

Interview Skills Workshop

Many thanks to Beth and Tom from Ernst & Young for delivering a great interview skills workshop for our Year 13 students.

Storehouse Food Bank Collection

Storehouse food bank collection 2024

All donated food and toiletry items packed up and ready for collection by Storehouse! We have had a phenomenal response to our Food Drive this year with over 1000 individual items donated. We also had the added incentive to donate to individual Houses with the House donating the most earning themselves bonus points.  After this […]

Charity Easter Egg donation

Senior prefects donating Easter Eggs to Helping Hand Charity at Belfast Royal Hospital

Our Senior Prefects have been raising funds and awareness for Helping Hand Charity at Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. Today they delivered a cheque for £256 and 108 Easter eggs to children who will be in the hospital over Easter. Well done and thanks for all the great work you do!

SOAR Programme

SOAR Programme

Leading the way – Year 13 and 14 students recently completed Exodus’s SOAR Programme which equipped them to lead themselves well. See more about SOAR at: https://www.exodusonline.org.uk/soar

Translink Safety Bus Visit

Translink safety bus visit

Thanks so much to Kevin and Paul from Translink for providing an insightful and informative talk regarding Bus Safety to all of Year 8.

Maths Department Student Success

WCB Maths Challenge 2023

At the start of October, 4 sixth form girls represented the College in the Mathematical Olympiad for girls: Rachel, Olivia, Amy (Year 13) and Julia (Year 14). Year 13 and 14 Maths students also took part in the UKMT Senior Mathematical Challenge. Well done to all our students but especially to Joshua and Poppy who […]

Anti-Bullying Week Assembly

Rhea Melvin at Anti Bullying Week assembly

We had a fantastic culmination to our Anti Bullying week activities on Friday. Local music star Rhea Melvin joined us for an assembly where she spoke about her experience of bullying, how she overcame it and gave great advice on how we should treat each other. Jayla and Melissa (and supporting actress Miss McDowell!) also […]

Young Enterprise Sessions

Young Enterprise at Wellington

Year 14 students engaged in the Personal Economics Programme and developed their money management skills & Year 12 students developed skills for life-long learning as they engaged in the Study Skills Programme. Thanks to Ryan from Young Enterprise Northern Ireland for delivering 2 successful sessions!

A-Level Sociology Conference at Queen’s University Belfast

Year 14 pupils at the A-Level Sociology Conference at Queen's University Belfast

On Tuesday 7th November 2023, the Wellington College 6th Form Sociology pupils attended the annual A-Level Sociology Conference at Queen’s University Belfast. The topics presented ranged from Research Methods, the Morality of Covid Responsibilities through to the Theoretical Approaches to Crime. There was also a presentation on studying Sociology at QUB. The pupils responded well […]