Year 14 Talks Programme: PSNI Road Safety

PSNI road safety talk

The Year 14 Talks programme continued on Friday 6th October 2023 with a presentation by Constable Noel, a PSNI Road Education Officer. Constable Noel spoke at length on the issue of road safety and the need for young drivers to be aware of the numerous distractions that may inhibit safe driving. The talk was direct […]

World Smile Day 2023

Smile day 2023

World Smile Day arrived at Wellington College today. It was great to see so many staff and pupils actively getting involved with the event. View the gallery of smiles!

School Council 2023-24

School council members with principal and senior teachers

Well done to our newly formed school council who took part in their training day today, Friday 22nd September. This gave them the opportunity to get to know each other and to learn about the workings of the school council. Everyone participated in the various activities and are now ready for their first official meeting.

Young Enterprise Step Up

Young Enterprise step up event

Year 8 students had the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and positive attitudes by participating in Young Enterprise Northern Ireland Step Up. Year 13 students were also great mentors at the event.

McAvoy Partnership

Wellington College are delighted to have partnered with McAvoy Design through the Construction Industry Training Board’s ‘Adopt A School’ initiative. This partnership will be a great opportunity for staff and students to gain an insight to careers in the engineering and construction industry. McAvoy Design will work with Wellington College to provide: Our Year 11 […]

Junior Mathematical Challenge Success

Maths certificate winners

50 of our year 8 and year 9 took part in the UK Mathematics Trust Junior Mathematical challenge. All pupils worked well and received certificates, but special mention must be made of those pictured who achieved either silver or gold certificates. Big congratulations to Faith G who achieved the highest in both year 8 and […]

Year 14 Leavers 2023

WCB Leavers 2023 logo for video

As we say Goodbye to our fantastic Year 14 as they set off on study leave, we thought we would share some memories of their time in Wellington College. Good Luck for your exams and we wish you well for everything you do in the future!!! ❤️💙💚

Sentinus R&D Project

Two pupils receive their Sentinus awards

Since January Year 13 pupils Max, Lorenzo and Michael have been working on a Sentinus R&D project with engineering company eMS Their project involved modelling voltage and measuring frequency. The panel of experts were very impressed by their project presentation and knowledge displayed during a tough round of interview questions.

Norwegian School Visit to Wellington College

Photo from the Norwegian School visit of the entire group of students and teachers

On Tuesday 18th April 2023, Wellington College hosted our annual visit from the Norwegian school – Kongsbakken Upper Secondary. This saw two teachers and six pupils come into the school to view a typical day in the life of a Belfast school. They were able to observe a Year 14 Sociology class with Dr Agnew […]

Storehouse Food Bank Collection

Storehouse complete collection ready

All donated food and toiletry items were packed up and ready for collection by Storehouse! We have had a phenomenal response to our Food Drive this year with over 1400 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 […]