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SCDL Showcase at the Stormont Hotel 24th October

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SCDL Pupil Consultation Heralds Launch of New Shared Sports Class Jersey

Pupils are pictured wearing a new shared jersey which they unveiled today [20th December 2012] at St Paul’s High School Bessbrook during the Sharing Classrooms: Deepening Learning (SCDL) pupil consultation.

The three-year project involving St Paul’s High School Bessbrook, Newtownhamilton High School and St Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen is part of a series of ground breaking initiatives developed through the International Fund for Ireland’s Sharing in Education programme. Read more

Press Statement: IFI from Noella Murray

“The group of fifteen students come together every Thursday for the whole day in St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook, to study B Tec Sports together. In an effort to encourage greater integration and to create a unique sense of shared identity for the group, the idea of designing a specific uniform was posed by staff in June. With the support of the SCDL team and the expertise of the Art and Design department, a workshop was facilitated in September, during which the team of students designed a template for a sports jersey which incorporates the school crests of each of the three schools.” Read more