Newry High School Annual Awards Ceremony 2017                                                                                                            - 26 October 2017 | School

Newry High School gathered on Thursday 26th October to celebrate the success of its pupils both past and present.

Principal, Mr. Iestyn Brown Said “May I begin by congratulating each and every prize winner here this evening. You are all a representative body for the many others in our school community who also deserve recognition for their admirable achievements throughout the last year. This evening will focus on celebrating their achievement and wishing them all well as they embark on to the next chapter of their lives, in the hope that they will always remain part of the ‘Newry High School Family.’

The school has made significant improvements over the last year and our tremendous progress demonstrates our potential and offers us an exciting future. I am thrilled to be able to lead the school into its next phase of development. We are exceptionally proud of our achievements across a multitude of domains. Academic achievements, sporting, musical & theatrical achievements, fundraising for local, national and international charities or achievements within our local community will all be celebrated this evening. However, above all else, we are proud of our students respect for, and tolerance of each other”.

Guest Speaker on the evening was esteemed past-pupil, Mrs Elaine McCullough. Married to Paul (also a past pupil) Elaine has two girls, Emily (7) and Lucy (6). Her interests include running, music, hockey (playing and coaching with Newry Olympic Hockey Club and Mullaglass PS), going to the gym and reading, and to date she has held roles including Quality Systems Manager, Norbrook Laboratories ltd Feb 2017 – Present , Quality Compliance Manager Almac Group Jan 2015 – Feb 2017 , Quality Assurance Team Leader Almac Group May 2005 – Jan 2015 , Technical Sales Representative, Technopath - UK Biotechnologies Division Jun 2002 – May 2005 . In education Elaine has achieved, at Queen's University Belfast, Bachelor of Science (BSc), Biomedical Sciences, General 1999 – 2002 (First class) and at Newry High School – A levels Biology (B), Business St (A), Geography (A) 1991 - 1998.

The evening was a celebration of success; we are very proud of you all! Well done!