S4's enjoy final event as Violet Hill pupils
The S4 pupils enjoyed a memorable leaving event at the College last Friday. The event began with a Prayer service in the College Chapel organised by the RE Department. Music was organised...
A novel approach to Sports Day is a huge success
Head of Physical Education Mr Murray spoke on Thursday 10th June to formally bring the Sports Day celebrations to a close. In his closing address to the S1 pupils he extended a very warm...
Lorcan and Danny win Ulster Schools prizes
Head of PE Mr Murray presents Lorcan McNeill and Danny Doyle with prizes kindly sponsored by Ulster Schools. These great lads took part in the lockdown challenges. Maith sibh a chairde....
PSNI Neighbourhood Team visit
Thanks to PSNI Neighbourhood Team for speaking to Yr 11 pupils this week - hugely informative and very relevant presentation. The energetic and thought provoking presentation taught our...
St. Colman’s College in Newry
St.Colman’s College was founded by Fr. J.S. Keenan in William Street, Newry in 1823 as the Dromore Diocesan Seminary. The Education Commissioners’ Enquiry of 1824 recorded an enrolment of some 40 students. Known throughout Ireland as Violet Hill, the College has occupied its magnificent rural setting since 1829.