Science Departmental Staff

  • Miss E. Trainor (Head of Department)
  • Mrs M. Millar (Vice Principal)
  • Mrs S. Brennan (Head of Senior School)
  • Mr F. Nugent
  • Mrs F. Keane
  • Miss Á. Cumiskey
  • Technician: Mrs E McArdle

The main aim of Science is to ignite in the students a passion to find about the world they live in, to challenge and be challenged by the complexity of what makes up all things in the Universe.

Each Science teacher thrives to ensure each pupil reaches their full potential, which has led to our excellent results in our department!

From Year 8 to Year 12 pupils have the opportunity to learn about each subject area; Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • Pupils also have the opportunity to go on school trips linked to Science, such as:
  • The Armagh Planetarium
  • The Balmoral Show
  • Killowen Outdoor Education Centre
  • STEM trips
  • KS3 Quizzes

Careers that lead from Science

There are hundreds of careers that can lead from a scientific background, examples include:

  • Science Teacher
  • Doctor
  • Nurse
  • Midwife
  • Dentist
  • Pharmacist
  • Astronomer
  • Pilot
  • Optometrist
  • Marine biologist
  • Vet
  • Radiographer
  • Physiotherapist
  • Agriculture Inspector
  • Wind energy Engineer
  • Athletic trainer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Maths teacher 

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