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Return to School Arrangements

Thursday 29th August Years 9, 10, 11 and 12 8:45AM – 12:00 NOON Friday 30th August Years 8, 13 and 14 8:45AM – 12:00 NOON Monday 2nd September Whole School      


Pupil receives Convocation Award

Star quality: Derry Step-Up Student Shannon Downey from St Mary’s College met University of Ulster Chancellor James Nesbitt at Magee for the Graduation ceremony. Congratulations to our pupils from St Mary’s College who have successfully completed the innovative science-based programme …


First St Mary’s pupil to attend Oxford

A Derry head girl has made history this week becoming the first pupil from St Mary’s College to secure a place at Oxford. Amazing Grace McGowan passed A-level English Literature, History, Politics and Religion to achieve a place to read …


Sixth Form Enrolment

Sixth Form Enrolment Pupils will receive their GCSE results on Thursday 22nd August 2013.  Sixth Form Enrolment will be held in the College from 9.00 a.m. onwards.  Pupils seeking a place in Sixth Form are asked to contact the College …


National Youth Orchestra Residency at St Mary’s

For ten days National Youth Orchestra (NYO) musicians will bring music to the city’s streets. You can catch players from the orchestra performing in small groups in public places all over the city, as part of Streetlevel NYO. Whilst a …


IT Community Graduates

Bronagh Mailey and Bronagh Crumley are two community members who attended the IT Academy Course at St Marys College with high hopes of gaining a Microsoft Qualification for employment.  Yvonne Connolly (Teacher of IT) and Aine King (IT Technician) tutored …


Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards

Winners 2013 PRESS RELEASE Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards 13th June 2013 Representatives from banks to buses, power to post, schools to shredders, and trucks to technology, were among those lauded at the seventh annual Irish News Workplace & …


Saint Mary’s Art student takes 1st prize!

Charlotte Bradberry-Axten, a Year 11 pupil, took first place in a special Comic Art competition run by the Verbal Arts centre. Competitors were asked to illustrate the great myth of Saint Columba’s battle with the Loch Ness monster on the …


St Mary’s frenzy over Jordan

Screams of delight and frenzied applause greeted Britain’s got Talent star Jordan O’Keefe when dropped into St Mary’s College for an hour-long performance. Fourth lesson today was dropped for some of the younger students as they were treated to a …


Peace Pledge

On Sunday 19th May a large group of St Mary’s Girls and their teachers gathered in Guildhall Square to witness the lighting of the Peace Flame in the new Urban Park and to listen to Mr Martin Luther King 111 …