School News

End of Year Musical

The Year 7 End of Year show, Mary Poppins, captured the hearts of audiences in a whole new way: as the ‘practically perfect’ Broadway Musical came to St. Colmcille’s.  Congratulations to all involved in the production and a particular ..

Confirmation 2018

Bishop Treanor confirmed the Year 7 children on Tuesday 22nd May in All Saints’ Church.  We pray the children use the gifts of the Holy Spirit to be more like Jesus and learn to know the Holy Spirit will always be with them as their helper and the..

First Communion

Congratulations to the Year 4 children who made their First Communion on Saturday 19th May in All Saints’ Church.  Thank you to Fr Delargy PP and our school chaplain Fr Damien for celebrating the Eucharist on this very special day.  A special word..

Young Muisican of the Year

Congratulations to Ava O’Rawe who reached the semi-final stages of the NI Primary School Young Musician of the Year.  The semi-final took place in Bangor on Wednesday 17th May.  Ava played Hungarian Rondo by Joseph Haydn and The Entertainer by Sco..

Darkness into Light

Darkness Into Light is a movement against suicide, striving for a world where suicide, self-harm and stigma have been replaced by hope, self-care and acceptance. Northern Ireland continues to have the highest rate of suicide in the UK, per head of populat..

Year 7 Retreat

In preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation, Year 7 attended the Drumalis Centre, Larne for a school retreat.  The retreat was facilitated by teachers Miss Carlin and Mrs McKinley.  The day of spiritual reflection included workshops on prayer, the..

PTA supporting ICT

The Parent Teacher Association presented the school with 25 ipads.  These latest devices will be used by the pupils to further enhance their learning experiences and develop their ICT skills particularly with the desireable features of Film & Anim..

10 Tips for Catholic Familes

  As we prepare for the World Meeting of Families, we present ten tips for Catholic Families drawn from the Post Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Amoris Laetitia of Pope Francis. Family Prayer  –  Choose a sacred time for your family to pray t..

Soccer Success

Congratulations to the school soccer team who were joint winners of the Senior Cup – Plate.  The tournament took place at the Ballymena Showgrounds.  This is the second shield the team has won this year.  They add this trophy to the Owen Daly Shi..