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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


National Poetry Day – Messages!

  The DLT was alive, Friday 7th October- to the sound of Aquinas poets during our ‘Open Mic’ session! All... read more


Aquinas A Level English students meet A –Lister Kenneth Branagh

As part of Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary The English department escorted our Year 13 and 14 classes to the QFT for... read more

English | public speaking

Aquinas scoop top two places at Soroptimists

Five year 13 girls were entered into a public speaking competition last night at Stormont, competing against 22 other candidates... read more


Year 13 students enjoyed the Youth Lyric’s production of The Great Gatsby

The year 13 English Literature students with their teachers, Ms MCCaul and Mrs Loughrey, enjoyed a night out at Youth... read more