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A Letter From Mr Pollock
11/04/2014 | School Announcement

Dear Parent/Guardian, In January 2015 I will have completed 40 years of service in teaching and I will also reach the age of 65; two significant milestones which seem to have accelerated towards me much more rapidly than I ever anticipated, let alone planned.  Since leaving the Civil Service in 1975 I have taught in Wallace High School (18 Years) and The Friends’ School, Lisburn (3 Years) but the past 19 years spent in Banbridge Academy have been the most fulfilling, rewarding, stimulati ...

Burney Cup Final Preview
21/03/2014 | Boys Hockey

To mark next Wednesday's Sintons At The Bridge Burney Cup Final when Banbridge Academy takes on Wallace, there will be a special five page pull-out section in the Lisburn Star and the Dromore and Banbridge Leader. Interviews with our 1stXI as they prepare for the game are also online: http://www.banbridgeleader.co.uk/sport/local-sport/burney-cup-final-preview-banbridge-academy- ...

Burney Cup Semi Final
10/03/2014 | Boys Hockey
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Wednesday 12th March  

FutureChef 2014
28/02/2014 | General News
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Congratulations to Christine Graham from 12C who was the winner of the Northern Ireland Final of the Springboard FutureChef 2014 competition which was held at the Belfast Met College, Titanic Quarter on Wednesday 19th February. This earned Christine a place in the National Final of the UK’s biggest cooking challenge which takes place at Westminster Kingsway College in London on 24th March. Ch ...

U14 Win RBAI Bowl
28/02/2014 | Rugby
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Banbridge Academy U14 won the Bowl competition at the prestigious RBAI U14 tournament hosted by the Belfast school. The team played some great rugby along the way and lifted the trophy folloing a tense final against Royal School Dungannon. In the group stage of the competition the Academy’s first game was against a strong Ballymena Academy side (who would eventually go on to win the entire to ...

Schools' Bowl Final
28/02/2014 | Rugby
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RE Trip To Poland
21/02/2014 | General News
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  Banbridge Academy’s Religious Studies Department has just returned from an educational visit to Krakow and Auschwitz.  Thirty-four pupils from Years 12, 13 and 14, accompanied by Mr Brown, Mrs Hassard, Miss McClelland and Mr Erskine travelled to Krakow on Thursday 13th February and returned on Sunday 16th February. Religious Studies at GCSE and A Level requires students to relate ...

1st XV Bowl Semi-Final
21/02/2014 | Rugby
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  Banbridge Academy will play Omagh Academy tomorrow (Sat. 22nd) in the semi-final of the Schools' Bowl.  Kick off at 11am.  1st XV pitch (top of the hill). The BAA will provide tea/coffee and hot dogs/burgers for a small contribution to BAA funds. All support would be most welcome.    

Silver for Patrick McNiff in Ulster Cross Country Championships
21/02/2014 | General News

Banbridge Academy’s Patrick McNiff was once again the stand out performer for the Banbridge Academy athletics team who recently competed in the Ulster Schools Cross Country championships at the Mallusk playing fields. Patrick performed magnificently to run to a silver medal in the Junior Boys event coming through in a filed of 125 talented athletes. It was a dry, but bitterly cold, day and Patri ...

Banbridge Academy Calendar
01/02/2014 | General News

Please keep up-to-date with school events through our online main calendar. Some recent changes: Year 13 Parents’ Meeting – Friday 14 February (1.30 – 3.30)   Year 9 Parents’ Meeting – Wednesday 19 March (4.30 – 6.30)

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