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‘Best results in school history’ highlighted at Cullybackey College prize giving

Pupils’ achievements have been highlighted during the annual prize-giving at Cullybackey College.

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That perfect 'well done' moment captured at Dunclug College last week!

Results ‘best on record’ at Dunclug College

Dunclug College was an emotional place on Thursday with many pupils celebrating some superb results in ‘O’ level examinations.

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A community archaeology project will take place in Glenballyeamon.

Glenballyeamon excavation will be last phase in community archaeology project

The last phase of a community archaeology project will get underway in September at the Cloughancor megalith, in Glenballyeamon, overlooking Cushendall. This is the fourth and final archaeological excavation to be carried out in the Glens of Antrim, organised jointly between the Centre for Archaeological Fieldwork at Queen’s University Belfast and the Heart of the Glens Landscape Partnership.

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The  Doherty twins - Patrick 10Astarsand  Martyn 11Astars!

St. Louis twins secure 21A* grades between them!

One week after celebrating exceptional A Level results, St Louis’ Grammar GCSE students have once again set the benchmark for achieving outstanding results as the school records a remarkable 99% pass rate for 7 or more GCSEs at A*-C including Maths and English.

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Three of St Patricks Colleges highest achieving students (l-r Clodagh Slattery, David Garai,  Kamila Pietras) with retiring Principal Mrs Magee and incoming Principal Dr Knox

Leaving on a high note! Retiring St. Patrick’s principal praises ‘O’ level pupils

The principal of St. Patrick’s College in Ballymena has praised the commitment of pupils, staff and parents as she unveiled the school’s ‘outstanding’ set of GCSE results.

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Pictured with St Killians principal Jonny Brady are (lfrom left) : Gemma Black, Eoin Hynds, Clare Emerson and M�abh Allen, all of whom combined high achievement in sport with top GCSE results.

‘Bright future for education in Glens and East Antrim’ St. Killian’s head

The principal of St Killian’s College has expressed his delight with “another excellent set” of examination results at the Carnlough school.

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Everyone pictured received all A or Astar grade

Outstanding success for Antrim Grammar pupils

Pupils at Antrim Grammar School have notched up some outstanding successes at GCSE.

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GCSE results: what should you do next?

Didn’t get the GCSE results you had hoped for? Listen, it’s not the end of the world, so don’t panic.

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38 pupils received ‘minimum’ of NINE A*/A grades!

GCSE results achieved by Ballymena Academy pupils have lived up to the outstanding ‘A’ level results of last week.

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Good reasons to smile for these Cullybackey students

‘Exceptional results’ for Cullybackey College pupils

Students at Cullybackey College are celebrating the highest GCSE results in the recent history of the school.

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Niamh Gould, who achieved a magnificent 4 A stars, is congratulated by Mr. Rafferty.

Top class performance from St. Louis students

St Louis’ Grammar students have celebrated another year of excellent examination results with 95% of all A level students attaining A* to C grades across three or more subjects.

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Top achievers (L-R) Rachel Thompson, Rebecca Fowler, Principal  Ruth Wilson, Chris Finlay, Lauren Quigley

High pass rates at Dunclug College

The number of students studying A level at Dunclug College has risen significantly in the past year.

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A-level smiles at St. Patrick’s College!

A-level smiles at St. Patrick’s College!

Overall, St Patrick’s College Sixth Form students have seen great success this year, with 56% of A2 students achieving three A Levels at A*-C grades, which is above the Northern Ireland average and clearly demonstrates a continuing trend of improvement.

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Successful A2 students at Antrim Grammar (from left) Jordi McCrissican, Cory Monteith, Jonathan Boyd, Emma Carville.

‘Exceptional’ results at Antrim Grammar

Sixth pupils at Antrim Grammar School were celebrating another set of excellent results following the publication of A Level public examination grades.

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A level results at Cullybackey College - back row L-R - Steven McLeister, Paul Young. Front row L-R - Gillian Gillespie, Jeannie Balmer, Catherine Backus

Strong A-level performance from Cullybackey College pupils

Sixth Form students at Cullybackey College have been celebrating success in the recent A-Level examinations.

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‘Record breaking’ A-level results at Ballymena Academy

Young people and staff at Ballymena Academy are celebrating what could be considered as the best results ever obtained in the school’s long and successful history, consolidating a reputation for academic excellence as one of Northern Ireland’s top performing schools.

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Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

With teenagers across the land about to find out their A Level results, there’s plenty of cause for concern for pupils as well as parents.

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Childline sees rise in counselling for Northern Ireland children anxious about exams

Childline is offering support to young people worried about exam results as teenagers across the country wait anxiously for AS and A-Level grades published this week.

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Hannah Johnston from Ballymena, who is doing a HLA course (Higher Level Apprenticeship) in Engineering at the College's Ballymena Campus.

Go further with Northern Regional College

Northern Regional College has introduced a number of new courses, including Foundation Degrees and Higher Level Apprenticeships, to give A Level students the benefit of accessing higher education without the burden of student debt.

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'Bullying doesn’t stop when school stops' warns NSPCC

The NSPCC’s Childline service in Northern Ireland is reminding children and parents that just because it’s the middle of the school holidays, there is often no holiday from bullying for the many children who experience this misery.

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