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Latest News and Events

Reading for Success!

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Reading PartnershipAs our annual 10 week Reading- Partnership Scheme came to an end recently, we held our traditional Celebration - lunch for our 23 tutors and tutees.

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A night at the opera!

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A visit to the OperaA group of year 11 and12 pupils recently attended a performance of the acclaimed musical " Blood Brothers" at the Grand Opera House in Belfast.

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Calling the Shots

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Stanley Matchett shows pupils the art of photography at Bangor AcademyPrestigious Press Photographer, Stanley Matchett, reveals the secrets of reportage to Art and Journalism students at Bangor Academy.

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Mood Matters Coffee Morning Raises Funds and Awareness of Mental Health Issues

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Fundraising for Mood Matters EventBangor Academy Sixth Form pupils have been learning valuable lessons about caring for their own and others' mental health. As examinations approach and students begin to feel the pressure mount, we decided to take a proactive approach to 'mood matters'.

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Celtic Games Medal Winners

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Bangor Academy Celtic Games WinnersBangor Academy gymnasts, Zara and Maia (Year 8) won Bronze Medals in the recent Celtic Games at Jordanstown. Congratulations girls!

 

NDBC Public Speaking Win for Bangor Academy: What are ‘WEEE’ doing about Waste?

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Public SpeakersNo, it's not a typo! The extra Es stand for electrical and electronic equipment waste, a topic two Bangor Academy pupils have spoken so persuasively about that they have come first and runner up in a local public speaking competition. Emma has won the local heat of 'Environmental Youth Speak 2012'.

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Bangor Academy pupils use entrepreneurial gems to re-brand "the mint with the hole"

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Young-Enterprise-Event-March-2012Young Enterprise officers Sarah Patterson and Jonathan Twinning challenged Bangor Academy students to re-brand Polo Mints in a test of their entrepreneurial skills this week. But they gave them the benefit of a successful entrepreneur's experiences first in the form of Brian Dunlop.

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Trampolining into the top ten

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HannahTrampolinist, Hannah, is 7th in the UK Finals.

Bangor Academy's top trampolinist, Hannah, has somersaulted her way into 7th position in this month's BGSA National Trampolining finals in Bristol.

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Bangor Academy U14 Gymnasts take the trophy at the BSGA National Schools’ Rhythmic Gymnastics Competition

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Rhythmic Gymnastics WinnersCompeting at Level 2, our teams won both first and second places at the national championships in Halesowen in the West Midlands. Congratulations all the girls involved, especially team captain, Natasha Mellon and the teams' coaches, Hannah Shields and Elaine Bailie

 

Irish Mountain Bike Champion, Colin Ross, Wheelies his Way into Bangor Academy S.U.

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SU Bike Event Scripture Union took a dynamic approach to exploring faith this week. Five time Irish Downhill Mountain Bike champion, Colin Ross, visited school to talk about his faith as part of the Crown Jesus Ministries' outreach programme.

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