Abbey CBS Newry Grammar School

The Abbey Grammar School
77a, Ashgrove Road
Co Down, BT34 1QN
N Ireland
+44 (0) 28 3026 3142



Welcome to the French Department of the Abbey Grammar School. Here you will find information on the French curriculum delivered in our school.
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Mathematics is a subject that opens doors and provides opportunities: doors to employment and further/higher educational courses and opportunities to learn about the relevance of mathematics to every day life.
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Welcome to the English department. Here you will find information on all the qualifications we offer in English.
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Home Economics

Home Economics combines aspects of science, nutrition, cooking, parenting skills and finance.
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Business & Accounts

Business & Accounts provides students with a unique insight into the world of work.
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Careers education, information, advice & guidance (CEIAG) @AbbeyCareers (Twitter / X)
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By studying geography, students learn about important contemporary issues like global warming, desertification, deforestation, loss of biodiversity, groundwater pollution and flooding.
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Spanish is a very widely spoken world language not only in Spain and South America but more and more in the USA. Spanish therefore provides students with a breadth of opportunities in the worlds of commerce and business. Many of our past students are currently studying Spanish along with law, business and finance at university level
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Learning about chemistry is both stimulating and fun. 
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From September 2016 major changes happened with both GCSE Religious Studies and A'Level Religious Studies in the Abbey!
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Digital Technology

Digital technology incorporates aspects of computer science and information technology. It explores how we can use technology to create, store, process, analyse and present information in a digital context.
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Why Study PE at the Abbey? Keeping fit and healthy allows every child to have a happy and fulfilling life in school, and lets you burn energy, have great fun and meet many new people from different groups.
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Psychology is offered as an A Level. We follow the AQA Exam Board. It is a two year course with three exams (worth 33% each) taken at the end of 7th Year.
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The 21st century offers biologists many challenges. Today's biologists are involved in researching and understanding some of the most controversial advances in human knowledge including the cloning of embryos, designer babies and genetically modified food.
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"Fáilte chuig Roinn na Gaeilge" Welcome to the Irish Department
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Computer Science

Computer Science is one of the newest subjects to be offered in the Abbey again. We are now teaching Computer Science to both GCSE and A-level in this new academic year.
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Moving Image Art

Moving Image Arts (MIA) is an ideal choice for students wishing to pursue a career in the creative industries, which value and promote independence, originality, creative enterprise and technical skill. The course develops creative and critical abilities in writing, directing, editing, producing and analysing films from a range of contexts and disciplines.
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Drama promotes: emotional intelligence, self-worth, play, cultural awareness, observation, socialising, curiosity, responsibility, pride, discipline, exercise, planning, communication, negotiation, compassion, sensitivity, team work, self-expression, imagination, spontaneity...
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Environmental Technology

The GCE in Environmental Technology teaches about technologies that can be used to replace fossil fuels as an energy source and a raw material in manufacturing.
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Learning for Life and Work (LLW)

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Art & Design

Art & Design and Moving Image Arts are both offered as a GCSE and A-Level subjects.
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