New Senior Prefects Elected at St. Louis

Adapting to a variety of roles and responsibilities is a vital life experience and one that is enhanced through the ‘student prefect system’ at St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel. Being a prefect at St. Louis is viewed as an important element of school life, made all the more prestigious as they are representative of their peers. After undergoing a thorough application and election process, St Louis has recently appointed new senior prefects. The role of being a senior prefect is ...

Niamh Basks in All-Ireland Glory

Year 9 student Niamh McDowell has been crowned All-Ireland champion in this year’s Scor Na Óg competition held recently in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast. This fantastic achievement comes soon after Niamh had similar successes at South Down, Down and Ulster levels.Niamh’s rendition of “John Condon” marvelled audiences not just from all over Ireland, but also the staff and pupils of her school, St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel as she treated them to a performance on her victorious return from ...

Kilkeel Schools visit True Colours Exhibition

As part of the Sharing Education Programme (SEP), Art and Design students from St. Louis Grammar School and Kilkeel High School recently visited the Ulster Museum in Belfast .The focus of their visit was to mutually experience the CCEA True Colours Exhibition which shows exemplary GCSE, AS and A Level work submitted as part of the 2016 examination series. Of particular interest to the Kilkeel group was that the Art Department of Kilkeel High School proudly viewed the work of ...

Talented St Louis Art student wins National Credit Union Competition

The Art Department at St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel has not only an excellent record of top grades in GCSE and A Level examinations, but also in local and national Art and Design competitions. Following on this fine tradition, Year 8 student Ariane Quinn has displayed her developing artistic flair. Ariane performed magnificently in this year’s Credit Union poster competition in which she achieved 1st place in the 11-13 years at local level in Kilkeel (Chapter Level). At this point ...

St Louis Student Secures Top Spot in Technology

Former St Louis pupil Ryan Rafferty fantastic performance in his A Level examinations was acknowledged in an event organised by the examining body CCEA, to showcase the top achievers in Northern Ireland. Ryan, currently studying a for Masters in Mechanical Engineering at Queens University of Belfast, was awarded first place in Northern Ireland for CCEA A-Level Technology and Design. This is a prestigious award for Ryan, his family and a first for the Technology Department in St Louis.During his ...