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Drama | English

The Annual Shakespeare Festival is coming!

Preparation for The Shakespeare Festival (Friday, 9, February),  is well underway! Break a leg, everyone! read more

English | Moving Image Art

Sir Kenneth Branagh in Aquinas

On Tuesday Sir Kenneth Branagh returned to his native city of Belfast to receive the ‘Freeman of Belfast’. To mark... read more

Awards and Celebration | English | public speaking

Soroptimist success third year in a row…

Ellie Bowes came first with her poetic speech ‘Ill health begins in the mind’ and Rebecca Cullen placed third with... read more

Awards and Celebration | English

Year 10 Literacy Awards

Congratulations to these Year 10 recipients of our Literacy Award Scheme certificates! Their written work in English this term has... read more


Roald Dahl Day

Every year, Aquinas’ English department marks a special day in children’s literature – Roald Dahl Day, celebrated 13th September, on... read more


Heaney Trip

  On the 10th of January, the Year 13 English class journeyed to Bellaghy to explore the Seamus Heaney HomePlace... read more

Drama | English | Uncategorized

Shakespeare Festival 2017

This year’s Shakespeare Festival took place Friday, 27th January, in the school Assembly Hall. The adjudicator for the festival was... read more

English | Irish | Outside School

The Talented Mr Tinneny!

Congratulations to 2016 past pupil, John Tinneny, winner of Stephen Spender U-18 poetry translation prize for his highly acclaimed translation... read more


Olivia Feron makes it through to National Final – Poetry Aloud 2016

Year 9 pupil, Olivia Feron, has secured her place in the junior category of this year’s National Final of Poetry... read more


Poetry Aloud Success for Olivia!

On Monday 17th  October, twelve Aquinas entrants to this year’s Poetry Aloud competition set off with Ms McCaul,poems learnt, to... read more