Four boys from across Northern Ireland have taken a step closer to playing for their country after earning a place on Club NI, the Irish FA’s Elite Performance Programme.The association and leading sports fashion retailer JD offered boys at under 13, 14 and 15 levels the chance to become part of Club NI via a social media and in-store campaign.The aim of the initiative was to uncover young talent with the potential to represent Northern Ireland at future World Cups and European Championships.
Ulster Project Derry ~ Londonderry
Eight Year 11 students will act as ambassadors for Foyle College and their local communities this summer as they take part in the International Peace & Reconciliation programme; Ulster Project Derry ~ Londonderry.
These teenagers will travel to Knoxville, Tennessee and Greenville, North Carolina for the month of July to participate in a range of educational, recreational, social and devotional activities of personal discovery. We wish them well in their travels and enjoy the fun filled summer as they become young leaders in the local community.
Pictured are Year 11 students Lewis Hargan ,Euan Stanley, Jack McQuillan, Adam Moore, , Rebecca Cole, Scott Pollock, Joel Hargan and Beth O'Neill with Principal Mr. Allen
Year 10 pupils enjoying the Slice of Pi workshop delivered by STEM Aware, in conjunction with Seagate. The workshop introduced pupils to coding using Raspberry Pi's, allowing students to get hands on with projects created by STEM Aware. During the session the pupils developed ideas for their own project, which they can now enter into a competition to win some tech prizes.
Year 14 pupils using the melting point apparatus bought with PTFA funding. This allows the pupils to either identify or assess the purity of a compound.