UK Belfast, UK
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Assumption Grammar School

Established: 1933
STEM

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    891
  • Student Population
    Single sex - Girls' school
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Assumption Grammar School is a Specialist School for Music and Physical Education. An inspired curriculum, coupled with a technology rich, purpose built school, has resulted in their long history of outstanding achievement across STEM, Humanities and Creative Arts.

FACILITIES
Set in vast beautiful grounds, Assumption Grammar School houses a state-of-the-art 4G football pitch, a lovely grass pitch, excellent gym and training facilities and a sports hall.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Assumption has a campus where students can participate in many sports and it also has has a state of the art football field – one of a kind in Northern Ireland.
As a curriculum strand, their Creative Arts program includes courses like Drama, Theatre, and Art & Design.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Assumption Grammar School was ranked as First in Northern Ireland for GCSE's in 2018 with 100% of students securing 5 or more GCSE's A*-C.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Ballynahinch is only 30 minutes from the vibrant city of Belfast and 2 hours from Dublin. It is the perfect location for exploring the many parts of Ireland.


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Awards and Accomplishments Of School

Ranked as First in Northern Ireland for GCSE's in 2018 with 100% of students securing 5 of more GCSE's A*-C.

  • 1% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
Single sex - Girls' school
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
French Immersion
No
Speciality Programs
Specialist School for Music and Physical Education Voluntary Grammar
Sports
Fitness, Horse Back Riding, Netball, Soccer, Soccer, Swimming
Arts
Art, Drama Production, Theater
Music
Choir, Ensemble, Music, Orchestra
Languages
French, Irish, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Book Club, French Club, Political Action, Science Club, Ski, Spanish Club, Technology Club
Accepting Students in Grades
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
13-18
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
• Completed application form, returned to Educatius • Academic reports from the previous 3 years • Teacher recommendation • Full immunisation history and medical declaration • Skype interview with Educatius representative and Assumption Grammar School • School-specific assessment tests including English

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