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CSSC loves to work with controlled schools to promote and celebrate pupils' success. If you have something to showcase, please let us know. Additional information can be found under CSSC publications.

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Ballyclare High School Creative Writing Workshop

26 February 2021

Ballyclare High School Year 9 pupils participated in a fantastic online creative writing workshop recently with Fighting Words Northern Ireland.

Waringstown PS Ezra at his writing des

Waringstown Primary School’s aspiring author!

26 February 2021

Waringstown Primary school pupil Ezra Gault has been spending his free time writing wonderful stories. He brings them to life using his artistic skills to create drawings to sit alongside the stories.

Bangor Academy Year 10 Chinese New Year artwork

Bangor Academy showcase art portfolios

26 February 2021

The Bangor Academy Arts Department is proud to showcase some of their pupils’ recent work depicting the Year of the Ox, which is the animal representing the Chinese New Year.

Duneane Primary School

Duneane Primary School delivering ‘real’ classroom experience

25 February 2021

Duneane Primary School is a small, rural primary school situated in the countryside between Toomebridge and Randalstown. Accommodating two classrooms housing: Reception - Primary three and Primary four - seven. 

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Annual Blackboard Virtual Awards 2021 – Friday 26 February

22 February 2021

Aisling Events presents The Ninth Annual Blackboard Virtual Awards 2021 – Teaching Heroes of the Pandemic today (Friday 26 February) in homes across Belfast.

Lisneal College Creative Schools Partnership 2021

Lisneal College joins Creative Schools programme

17 February 2021

Lisneal College is one of nine post-primary schools in the Belfast and Londonderry areas selected to take part in a landmark programme.

Ballyclare High School Daisy Johnston songwriting competition

Daisy's singing success

17 February 2021

Congratulations to Ballyclare High School pupil, Daisy Johnston, winner of the ‘Harbour Unplugged’ song writing competition.

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Lending digital devices to pupils and broadband solutions – EA Update

12 February 2021

EA have been working closely with the DE to deliver the ‘Lending Digital Devices to Pupils’ scheme announced by the Education Minister in May 2020.

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CSSC Scholarship announcement

11 February 2021

The Controlled Schools Support Council recently launched a Scholarship scheme for leaders of non-selective controlled post primary schools towards the ‘Excellence in Leadership’ programme, through the Chartered College of Teachers.

Bangor Academy jellyfish artwork

Bangor Academy showcase ‘Jellyfish’ Art

10 February 2021

Bangor Academy’s Year 8 pupils had lots of fun making and decorating clay pinch pots. This was part of the ‘Save Our Seas’ art curriculum unit focusing on reducing plastic pollution in the oceans.