Technology & Design Pupils Visit Coca-Cola HBC Ireland

Rainey Visit Coca-Cola

 

 

25 per second. Thats how many cans of Coke that the Lisburn based Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company produce. Yes they can!

 

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Technology & Design 6th Form Visit Emerson Cookstown

Rainey Visit Emerson Cookstown

 

 

Sometimes it is difficult to fully appreciate the finer details of an Industrial process in the classroom. Sometimes, books and online resources just don’t seem to do the trick. Sometimes, only seeing is truly believing.  So whenever a world class manufacturing facility invites you through its doors to see what they do we jump at the chance.

 

Today Rainey sixth form pupils were delighted to be the guests of Emerson in Cookstown. A manufacturing facility on our door step specialising in the production of world leading scroll compressors.

 

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Transfer 2018


Entrance Assessments for Entry to Year 8 in September 2018 at Rainey Endowed School.

 

 

Rainey Endowed School held a Transfer 2017 Information Session on Tuesday 6 June at 7.00 pm for parents of current P6 pupils.

 

This Information Session will outline the process of transfer to Year 8 at Rainey Endowed School in September 2018. Parents will have the opportunity to ask questions on all matters relating to transfer procedures.

 

If you are thinking of applying for a place for your son or daughter at Rainey Endowed School starting in Year 8 in September 2018, attendance at this Information Session is very important.

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Best ever GCSE results

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The GCSE results at Rainey Endowed have been excellent. 26% of all passes were at A* grade and 62% at A*/A grade. 99% of all examinations were passed at a standard of A*-C grade.

 

Over 60 pupils in the year group had at least 6A*/A grades.

 

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Rainey Endowed pupils have excelled at ‘A’ Level examinations in 2017

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We are delighted with our excellent results at ‘A’ Level – 52% of all our entries were at A*/A grades; 84% of all our entries were at A*-B and 95% of all entries were at A*-C and highlights the superb pastoral care and learning and teaching at ‘The Rainey’. All our staff and governors offer our congratulations and wish our students continued future success. I want to thank the parents, staff and pupils for all their hard work and support of ‘The Rainey’.

 

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2017 AS Level results at Rainey Endowed School were excellent

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Our pupils have built upon their prior success at GCSE in 2016 and we commend them for their hard work and success. These are the best AS results for Rainey Endowed School pupils over the past number of years. The demanding nature of our society for achievement and success is met squarely and directly by all those from Rainey Endowed School. We are particularly pleased with the depth of quality shown by our pupils. We look forward to these AS results being substantiated into full ‘A’ Levels next year, opening the prospects of our pupils for years to come.

 

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EMA Allowance

What is EMA?

 

Education Maintenance Allowance is a weekly allowance of £30 to help 16, 17, 18 and 19 year olds with the costs of further education.

 

Getting EMA won’t affect any benefits you or your family already receive.

 

Who can get EMA?

 

You could get EMA if all following statements apply to you:

 

  • you’re studying full time at high school or a minimum of 15 hours at a college on an eligible course;
  • you’re able to meet the antionality and residency requirements;
  • you live in a household with an income of either:
    • £20,500 or less;
    • or £22,500 or less and there’s more than one young person who qualifies for Child Benefit in the household;
  • you have not already received the maximum allowance fot the EMA scheme; and
  • you’re aged 16, 17, 18 or 19.

Packs are available from the school office

Headmaster’s notes to parents – June 2017

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Dear Parent / Guardian, Headmaster’s notes June 2017 may be downloaded here.

 

Year 10 Visit @SpiresIPS

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Recently, some Year 10 pupils from 10A and 10C visited Spires Integrated Primary School to deliver two beginners’ French lessons to Miss Crawford’s P6 class. These lessons were planned and delivered by the Rainey pupils who had designed the best lessons and resources in one of their class assessments.

 

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Saturday Morning Club – Transfer Test Preparation

Rainey Saturday Morning Club

 

**UPDATE**

The classes running from 10.00 – 11.00 am are full. An additional class will now run from 9.00 – 10.00 am. The classes commence Saturday 9th September and will run through to the Transfer Test. (Saturday 18th Nov 2017)

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A series of Saturday morning classes will prepare
pupils for the transfer test. These will be
run in the Rainey School, Magherafelt, by education
professionals. The classes will guide the pupils through
Maths and English basics, techniques and skills.

 

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Rainey Girls U15 and U13 Soccer

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The Rainey Girls U15 and U13 Soccer Teams enjoyed a great day completing in the Northern Ireland Super Sevens Competition today at Mallusk. Both teams performed really well and had some great matches and results. Well done girls and thanks to Alexandra McKinlay for photos 🙂

 

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Development Proposal Document

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Development Proposal:

“To increase Rainey Endowed School’s approved admission number from 100 to 120 pupils (in Year 8) with an increase in the approved enrolment number from 700 to 840 pupils, with effect from September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.”

 

Development Proposal Document – a consultation with parents.

 

This document is available for download here.

ETI Report – May 2017

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Following a Sustaining Improvement Inspection in May 2017, everyone at Rainey Endowed is delighted with the latest inspection report from the ETI.

 

The full report may be downloaded here.

RESults Summer School 2017

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We will be running our annual Summer School in August for all current P6 school pupils who will be going into P7 in September 2017.

 

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Well done Rachel!

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Well done to Rainey’s Rachel Burns, who was the part of the Irish Hockey U21 Development Team who had a successful 3 match test series this weekend against Wales, winning two matches and drawing one🍀

 

 

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Senior Rugby Awards 2017

 

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The senior rugby awards were presented recently.

Well done everyone

#raineyrugby

 

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Opening of the Rainey Sports Complex

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To everyone who joined us on

Saturday 20 May 2017 for our opening of the Sports Complex – thank you. #raineysport

Click below for video and image gallery

 

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Rainey Gaelic Football

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The Rainey is already a school that participates in many sports, especially with renowned hockey and rugby teams throughout the years. This year Gaelic Football has been added to the list thanks to the coaching of Mr Mc Keown and professional coach Matthew Kerr. After school Gaelic football sessions have been occurring now for the last 6 weeks with pupils showing a keen interest, including pupils who are unfamiliar with the sport.

 

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Sports Day 2017 Gallery

Rainey Sports Day 2017

 

 

Another unforgettable day, well done everyone – a super day for both pupils and teachers.

Click below for gallery.

 

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Pupils from Food & Nutrition and Agriculture Club enjoyed the beautiful sunshine today at #Balmoralshow

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Pupils from Food & Nutrition and Agriculture Club enjoyed the beautiful sunshine today at Balmoral; watching various demonstrations, cattle judging, trade stands and food samples.

 

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Rainey Pupils Perform For Royal Visitors #RoyalVisitNI

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Rainey A level English Literature students were special guests today at an event hosted for the visit of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall to the Seamus Heaney HomePlace.  Our pupils were specially invited to perform an excerpt inspired by Heaney’s ‘Burial at Thebes’ for the royal party and invited guests.

 

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Internal Summer Exam Timetables 2017

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Internal summer exam timetables now available online.

 

 

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