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  • Our specialisation in modern European languages, with all students studying two languages from French, German, Irish and Spanish;
  • our Student Council links with the WaterMade project in Uganda;
  • our international intern programme, this year our work placement student from Germany;
  • our immersion language residentials with Montana Lingua;
  • our Connecting Classrooms link with Chile;
  • our extra-curricular Latin and Russian classes;
  • our ab initio Italian course in sixth form;
  • our successes in Mathématiques Sans Frontières;
  • our twin school arrangement with: Germany; France; Spain; Sweden; Holland; Chile.
  • our involvement with the Swedish team during the Special Olympics;
  • our success in winning scholarships for our students attending the Gaeltacht;
  • our European Studies links with Poland, Wales and Holland;
  • our success in winning an international poetry prize through the Collodi Foundation in Italy;
  • our links with the Muslim community through the Belfast Mosque and student links with Palestine, Jordan, Turkey and Egypt;
  • our contribution to development in Burundi through the Christian Aid 'Recycle a Goat Scheme';
  • our support for the Jubilee 2000 campaign on world debt: 'Break the chains of debt';
  • our 'Spread the Suffering' campaign to raise money to pay the exam fees of AIDS orphans;
  • provision of native language Bibles for our students from other countries: Latvian; Lithuania; Iceland; France; Spain; Poland and Germany;
  • our well-established Amnesty International group which has worked on international anti-death penalty and firearms campaigns and has adopted prisoners of conscience in Tibet and Mexico;
  • our annual whole-school languages day, featuring teaching through French, Irish, German, Spanish, Russian and Cantonese;
  • Jewish, Muslim and Bahá’í input into our assemblies.
  • Our specialisation in modern European languages, with all students studying two languages from French, German, Irish and Spanish;
  • our Student Council links with the WaterMade project in Uganda;
  • our international intern programme, this year our work placement student from Germany;
  • our immersion language residentials with Montana Lingua;
  • our Connecting Classrooms link with Chile;
  • our extra-curricular Latin and Russian classes;
  • our ab initio Italian course in sixth form;
  • our successes in Mathématiques Sans Frontières;
  • our twin school arrangement with: Germany; France; Spain; Sweden; Holland; Chile.
  • our involvement with the Swedish team during the Special Olympics;
  • our success in winning scholarships for our students attending the Gaeltacht;
  • our European Studies links with Poland, Wales and Holland;
  • our success in winning an international poetry prize through the Collodi Foundation in Italy;
  • our links with the Muslim community through the Belfast Mosque and student links with Palestine, Jordan, Turkey and Egypt;
  • our contribution to development in Burundi through the Christian Aid 'Recycle a Goat Scheme';
  • our support for the Jubilee 2000 campaign on world debt: 'Break the chains of debt';
  • our 'Spread the Suffering' campaign to raise money to pay the exam fees of AIDS orphans;
  • provision of native language Bibles for our students from other countries: Latvian; Lithuania; Iceland; France; Spain; Poland and Germany;
  • our well-established Amnesty International group which has worked on international anti-death penalty and firearms campaigns and has adopted prisoners of conscience in Tibet and Mexico;
  • our annual whole-school languages day, featuring teaching through French, Irish, German, Spanish, Russian and Cantonese;
  • Jewish, Muslim and Bahá’í input into our assemblies.
 Latest News
A Fabulous Celebration
Created by Ellen McVea in 02/07/2014 21:47:53

of our 20th Anniversary.  At the Anniversary Ball were current and past students, staff, governors,... Read More..


So much
Created by Ellen McVea in 29/06/2014 23:02:21

 has been going on in the last couple of weeks:  we have had an art trip to Parkhall Integrated Col... Read More..


Congratulations
Created by Ellen McVea in 23/06/2014 20:35:52

 to Shimna's Matthew Crichton, who won Bronze at the NI Schools Judo competition at the weekend.  A... Read More..


Community Relations Art and Poetry
Created by Ellen McVea in 18/06/2014 23:55:34

Faith, Niamh, Wolfgang, Robbie and Sarah represented Shimna at a Community Relations art and poetry... Read More..


Visitors from Germany
Created by Ellen McVea in 16/06/2014 20:45:09

 Our students of German and our lovely visitors from our twin school have been having great days ou... Read More..


Great Sports Day
Created by Ellen McVea in 15/06/2014 22:51:57

Well done to all our track and field athletes and our soccer and netball teams who turned in terrif... Read More..


So Much Still to Go
Created by Ellen McVea in 09/06/2014 21:35:20

Thursday 12th is the meeting about next year's musical; Friday 13th is sports day for everyone; tri... Read More..


All Ireland Champion
Created by Ellen McVea in 31/05/2014 23:05:08

Our Sarah McGlynn is the new all Ireland shot putt champion.  Absolutely brilliant. Read More..


Sunny Day
Created by Ellen McVea in 29/05/2014 00:58:48

 for our Commonwealth Games.  Our A level sports studies students welcomed our primary partners, th... Read More..


Wednesday 28th May
Created by Ellen McVea in 27/05/2014 19:51:27

Our year 12s are all in at the GCSE English revision sessions, and our A level Sports Studies stude... Read More..


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Telephone: 028 437 26107   Fax: 028 437 26109
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Contact Details
Address: The Lawnfield, King Street, Newcastle, Co Down, BT33 0HD
Telephone: 028 437 26107   Fax: 028 437 26109
E Mail: info@shimna.newcastle.ni.sch.uk

Copyright Shimna Integrated College    |