Cupcake Challenge

Aimee McDowell and Matthew Magill from St. Killian’s College Garron Tower, pictured with Aideen Johnson STEMNET team at W5 in the “Finance Zone” at the recent Invest NI Go for It Step “n” Zones event as part of Global Enterprise Week. Over 1,000 pupils took part in the two-day event where entrepreneurs of the future explored the potential of business ideas and worked through them during a series of creative workshops. W5 hosted the “Finance Zone” where pupils worked with STEM ambassadors on a fun but messy Cupcake Challenge!

St Killian’s pupil picks up European Bronze

St Killian’s GCSE student Róisín O’Kane picked up a Bronze medal at the European Under 20s Track and Field Athletics finals in Leiria in Portugal at the weekend. Róisín’s throw of 29.81 was a PB and good enough to collect 3rd place, despite the 15 year-old being in a competition that featured athletes up to 5 years older than the Glenravel girl. The bronze medal also helped her club team Antrim and Ballymena AC gain second place overall in the competition. Continue reading

Principal’s Prize Night Speech

“Reverend Fathers, Board of Governors, our distinguished guest, Mr. Ben Glover, parents, pupils past and present and colleagues. It is fantastic to see you all here tonight in order to celebrate all the achievements that the pupils of St Killian’s College have attained in the last year. May I begin, by congratulating each and every prize winner present here this evening and can I assure you that you are a representative body for many others in our school community who also deserve recognition for their admirable achievements throughout the last year.  Continue reading