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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Personal Career Planning should be central to careers provision at Key Stage 3 & 4, and in the sixth form. 
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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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New exciting Specification changes! From September 2016 major changes are happening with both GCSE Religious Studies and A'Level Religious Studies in the Abbey!
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ICT / Digital Technology

The influence of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is rapidly expanding. New information and communication technologies, services and networks are transforming the way people live, work and learn.
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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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"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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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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