News & Events

The Art department recently held their fantastic annual art exhibition in the school.

This eagerly awaited event showcased the students' huge artistic talent and those attending were in awe at the quality of the work.

Images of the exhibition can be viewed via the following link.


We would like to invite you to our annual Art and Design/MIA Exhibition, showcasing the innovative and outstanding work by Year12, 13 and 14 pupils. 

Exhibition will be in the Art Department Friday 1st June 3.30pm-6pm.


On Thursday 17th May all Year 9 pupils and their form teachers attended a special assembly to celebrate the successes within the Year group during the recent ARP3 examinations.


Many congratulations to all those pupils who were presented with a certificate by the Pastoral V.P. 

It is now time for all students in Year 9 to focus on the very important summer examinations which start on the 20th June.

Congratulations to the ECO CLUB who won the Wheelie Big Challenge run by Belfast City Council.

The boys ran a food waste project in school for the last month to increase the volume of food waste going to compost.



All Yr8-11 students should now have a copy of their summer exam test timetable. 

Pupils should only attend for their exams and go home immediately after. 

There will be no tuck shop or canteen facilities available.

Only Yr 8s are expected to attend school on Thur 28th June.


The Student Council has been working with the Parent Teacher and Friends Association to look into enhancing the lunchtime experience for our students.

The PTFA recently secured over £8000 via the National Lottery Grants Scheme to purchase outdoor furniture to enhance the student experience in St Mary's and provide an area conducive to the promotion of positive mental health.

We would like to have student input into how this money is spent and would invite all students to complete the short survey via the following link. This will take no more than a minute of your time.