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Students get Digital in Youth Programme

Students from Dromore High took part in the Digital Youth Programme where students get to compete for work placements in local digital businesses and learn from local Digital Ambassadors.

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Books

Top 20 books you claim to have read (but probably haven't)

Four in ten of us claim to have read a book they've never picked up in order to appear more cultured in front of friends.

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Daniel McBurney.

Banbridge student takes a second at Skillbuild NI

Banbridge student Daniel McBurney, who studies at the Newry Greenbank Campus came second in the Wall and Floor Tiling contest at the Skillbuild NI held at Southern Regional College in Portadown, recently.

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Year 9 pupils set feet on the business ladder

Year 9 pupils set feet on the business ladder

Two dedicated groups of Year 9 pupils have just completed their Quick Start business challenge and have impressed a formidable line-up of judges as they pitched their products in the Dragon’s Den competition today.

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New Bridge pupils jump on board as the BBC bus rolls into school

New Bridge pupils jump on board as the BBC bus rolls into school

There was a great buzz at New Bridge Integrated College recently when the school welcomed a team of BBC media crew on site to help students record a radio report on the benefits on integrated education.

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BBC crew comes to New-Bridge

Pupils of New-Bridge Integrated College welcomed a team of BBC media crew on site to help students record a radio report on the benefits on integrated education.

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Pupils of Dromore Central PS with treats at the ready for their Valentine bun sale

Dromore Central’s Valentine cake sale raises funds for Rachel

Staff and pupils at Dromore Central Primary School showed how big a heart they have this Valentine’s day, when they held a charity bun sale to raise funds for past pupil Rachel Cunningham.

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Bank of Ireland representatives arrived on Monday 20 February to present New-Bridge A Level Art Student Beth McDaniel with a Junk Kouture silver ticket for the regional finals in the Millennium Forum.

Vote to support Beth in regional final

Bank of Ireland representatives arrived on Monday, February 20 to present New-Bridge A Level Art Student Beth McDaniel with a Junk Kouture silver ticket for the regional finals in the Millennium Forum, Derry on Monday, March 6.

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The class at New Bridge

Climb to Cloughmore Stone

Pupils from New Bridge Integrated College, Year 13 Duke of Edinburgh team completed their first practice walk on Saturday, February 18.

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Ulster Unionist politicians Jo-Anne Dobson and Councillor Glenn Barr have welcomed the granting of planning approval for the new Banbridge SRC Campus.

‘Good news for Banbridge and those who use campus’

UUP Assembly candidate Jo-Anne Dobson and Cllr Glenn Barr have welcomed the approval of planning permission for a new state-of-the-art college campus in Banbridge.

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Pupils from St Patrick's College and Banbridge High School who delivered a presentation on languages at the Shared Education Languages Day in St Patrick's College are pictured with Grace McMurray (NICILT) and Louisa Gibson (School of Social Science Education and Social Work in Queens University), BHS Teachers Diane Smylie and Judith Denver and St Patrick's Teacher Stefanie Smyth �Edward Byrne Photography INBL1705-209EB

Shared Education Project promoting languages in St Patrick’s and Banbridge High

Year 9 pupils from St. Patrick’s College and Banbridge High School have been working together on a Shared Education Project to promote languages within our school community.

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Aoife Todd

Carson award for two students

Two students from New-Bridge Integrated, Aoife-Marie Todd and Jessica Quinn, have been named recipients of the Carson Bursary 2017.

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A teenager on their mobile

'Help us keep kids safe online' appeal Northern Ireland teachers

Local teachers have backed police calls for parents to talk to their children about staying safe online.
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New-Bridge pupils who took part in the Stock Market Challenge competition

Students take up market challenge

New-Bridge pupils from 10BD took part in the Stock Market Challenge competition on January 24 with the guidance of employee mentor Ms McCallister - Danske Bank.

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New-Bridge pupils who attended the Food Heartland careers event

Event cooks up career ideas

Year 10 students from New-Bridge Integrated College took part in a careers showcase hosted by the Food Heartland, along with over 400 schoolchildren from the ABC council area.

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(Amy White, Ellis Taylor, Leah Geddis and Lucy Knox

New-Bridge Integrated team miss out in final of contest

New-Bridge Integrated College teacher Miss Gallagher, from the English Department accompanied four talented year 10 New-Bridge students (Amy White, Ellis Taylor, Leah Geddis and Lucy Knox) to a debating competition in Queens University.

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A little genius

Five ways to make your child a creative genius

Congratulations! Your child is already a creative genius by virtue of being human. Humans are far more creative than any other species.

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Claire Byrne from Sothern Regional College, Nicola Wilson, Head of Economic Development in Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council and Lord Mayor Garath Keating with students who attended the Life Sciences Skills and Careers event in Craigavon Civic and Conference Centre last week.

Students join Life Sciences Skills and Careers event in Craigavon

Dromore High School pupils were among 50 local students attended a Life Sciences Skills and Careers Event in Craigavon Civic and Conference Centre last week.

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Conor hits the right note with examiners

Conor hits the right note with examiners

Congratulations to Connor Downey who has achieved a ‘Distinction’ in his Grade 8 Musical Theatre Examination.

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