News & Events

On 22nd November 2017, the ETI conducted a Sustaining Improvement Inspection in St Mary's CBGS.

The Inspection was conducted in the context of ongoing industrial action by staff.

The ETI report will appear at a later date on the ETI website

Dear parent,
Due to adverse weather conditions school will be closed today. 
It will however open for those pupils sitting public examinations today. 
All pupils who have public exams today are to attend.


Jerin Panikulangara Year 13, GCSE art and Design work was chosen for the True Colours Exhibition.

This prestigious exhibition showcases the best and most innovative work of students in NI.

The work is on display at the Ulster Museum from 12th Jan-23 Feb



Dear Parent(s) / Guardian(s)

Classes will be dismissed on Thursday 18th January 2018 at 1.40 pm (Year 8 pupils) and 1.45 pm (all other pupils) in order to allow us to prepare the school for our Open Night.

We have arranged with Translink that the Crumlin bus and Black’s Road bus will arrive on Thursday at 1.50 pm. As normal, staff will be at the school entrance to supervise the safe exit of all students.  The North Belfast bus will also arrive on Thursday at 1.50 pm.

Please note the school will be closed for Staff Training on Friday 19th January and classes resume on Monday 22nd January 2018.

Thank you for your understanding and your continued support for the school.

Yours faithfully


John Martin


Open Night Poster January 2018 resize


St Mary's warmly welcomes Primary 7 students and their families to come and visit the school, speak with staff and mingle with students on Thursday 18th January at 7pm.

Due to large accumulations of frozen snow and ice on the school grounds, St. Mary's CBGS will be operating a staff day tomorrow, Monday 11th December.

Pupils are not to attend. 

The school will open as normal for all pupils on Tuesday 12th December.

House examinations begin on Tuesday and pupils should continue to revise for these. Apologises for any inconvenience.

Mr J Martin



It is with sadness that we announce the death of Brother O'Mahoney yesterday.

This is a huge loss to the school and the Christian Brothers' community.

Our prayers are with his family circle and the Christian Brothers' Family

Funeral arrangements to follow.

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