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English | public speaking

YR 10 Yirls Public Speaking Competition

Pictured are all the girls who took part in the in-house competition to select three girls to represent Aquinas in... read more

Awards and Celebration | English

Soroptimist public speaking competition

  On the 25th November 2021, the regional public speaking competition was held by Soroptimist Belfast (via Zoom!). Girls in... read more

English | Extra Curricular

My Dear New Friend Letter-Writing Project

Junior students in Aquinas have engaged in the My Dear New Friend Letter-Writing initiative. Students from Years 8, 9 and... read more

English | Uncategorized

Year 12 GCSE English January Exam Update

All Year 12s will be sitting this exam as they missed it in June: GEN11 English Language Unit 1 Tuesday... read more

Drama | English

Shakespeare Festival

A really fantastic day was enjoyed by all at our Shakespeare Festival in February. A range of Shakespearean plays were performed... read more


Year 13s at the Lyric

The year 13 English Literature students enjoyed an exciting night out at The Lyric Theatre watching a brilliant performance of... read more

Drama | English

Philadelphia, Here I Come!

Mrs Loughrey, Head of English, organised a trip to The Craic Theatre in Coalisland to see Brian Friel’s classic play,... read more


National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day was celebrated in Aquinas by Junior and Senior students with poetry performances and music. The students created... read more

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