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Congratulations to all our students for some amazing A Level and GCSE results:

21 A Level subjects – 100% pass rate
2 Level 3 BTEC Courses (equivalent to A Level) 100% pass rate
338 A Level passes out of 340 examinations taken.

At GCSE, regardless of UK national trends, our students have achieved:
69% A*- C in English Language
95.9% A* - C in English Literature
76% A* - C in Maths
80% A* - C in Science
85% A* - C in Additional Science

We are still busy crunching numbers – more to follow!

School email changeover

Ballakermeen staff are currently switching email clients. We don't envisage any disruption to communication, however, as a precaution please telephone school if you do not receive an expected response to an email.

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Y10 Information Evening Y10 Information Evening (200 KB) 12-Sep-2014

BHSA School Calendar BHSA School Calendar (356 KB) 10-Sep-2014

Raising Kids, Raising Resilience Raising Kids, Raising Resilience (514 KB) 09-Sep-2014

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Bus Timetables (May 2014) Bus Timetables (May 2014) (55 KB) 05-May-2014

BHSA School Calendar BHSA School Calendar (356 KB) 10-Sep-2014

Holiday Dates Holiday Dates (156 KB) 04-Jun-2014

300 Club Application Form 300 Club Application Form (134 KB) 06-Jun-2014

Homework Timetable 2014-2015 Homework Timetable 2014-2015 (184 KB) 28-Jul-2014

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News Highlights

New House Manager Miss Clarke welcomes Maughold pupils back to school this September.
The Ballakermeen reading group, the ‘Balla Bookworms’ gathered for a party to celebrate their participation in the Carnegie Award Shadowing scheme this term.
Intermediate Girls Football Team won the annual tournament at The Bowl last Friday.

Forthcoming Events

Headteacher's Blog

The Studio Theatre

16 October
Manon Lescaut is a beautiful young woman who falls prey to the moral corruption of 18th-century Paris. Kenneth MacMillan brings Manon’s story vividly to life, with his ballet, which evokes the brutality and decadence in Abbé Prevost’s infamous novel, as well as the feckless character of Manon herself – torn between love for the poet Des Grieux and her desire for money and attention.

27 October
Plácido Domingo returns to give his first London performances of another major Verdi baritone role. I Due Foscari is based on a play by Byron set in 15th- century Venice. The two Foscari of the title are the city’s Doge, Francesco Foscari (sung by Domingo) and his son, Jacopo (Francesco Meli), who has been brought back from exile to face charges of treason.

30 October
National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to The Studio Theatre for two evenings of entertainment.

Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years A Slave, Star Trek: Into Darkness) and Jonny Lee Miller (Trainspotting, Mansfield Park) alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

The production was a sell-out hit at the National Theatre in 2011, and the broadcast has since become an international sensation, experienced by almost half a million people in cinemas around the world.

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