Local Schools Turning the Tide on Coastal Litter

Thirty schools across Northern Ireland are determined to combat litter and waste by participating in the Wrigley Company Foundation ‘Litter Less’ campaign. Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful are delighted to be delivering the campaign for the fifth year through the Eco-Schools Programme in partnership with the Foundation for Environmental Education. The Global campaign is running in 31 countries around the world, raising awareness of litter problems and encouraging positive behaviour changes. St Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel, have decided to tackle litter, ...

St. Louis Host Sports Stars of the Future

Once again the sports stars from local Primary schools descended upon the sports grounds of St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel to compete in the annual Gaelic football and netball tournaments. This annual feast of sporting competitiveness is long well established event in the calendars of the local primary schools and is much anticipated by coaches/teachers and students alike. Organised by the PE Department at St. Louis, this year’s event was helped greatly by the weather, which always adds to such ...

GCSE Art Talent on Display at St. Louis

The talent nurtured at the Art Department at St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel has received many accolades over the years. The current group of Year 12 students are certainly no exception to the rule as they opened their doors to exhibit this year’s GCSE Art work. The work on display was again of the highest quality as the students showcased their hard work and effort of the last 2 years to family, friends and other members of staff. A wonderful ...

Glorious Weather as St. Louis Sport Stars Excel

Many people will remember the hot days of late May early June during their school days as typical ‘exam weather’. However, it is also the time on the school calendar that the younger students enjoy the competitiveness of the annual Sports Day event. The recent Sports Day held at St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel occurred in brilliant sunshine which added to the enjoyment of the events organised by the PE Department. Mrs Rosemary Colgan and Mr Niall McAleenan and assisted ...

Spanish Culinary Delight for St. Louis Students

International cookery can inspire many to sample the wonderful flavours that perhaps our palates don’t normally experience. However, when you have people at hand who can demonstrate dishes from their homelands the opportunity to sample wondrous dishes is just too good to miss. At St. Louis Grammar School, Kilkeel, Year 11 GCSE Home Economics students were very lucky to be treated to a Spanish cookery session by Language Assistant for Spanish. Maria Sastron-Tomillo, who hails from the Canary islands, came ...