Lego Mindstorms

During the summer term St. Michael’s College Year 10 pupils had been offered the opportunity to take part in a prestigious International Robotic Competition that was hosted in Belfast by SENTINUS and sponsored by the Chinese Government and leading N.Ireland businesses such as Bombardier. The competition involved having to either remote control or program their own robots which were designed using LEGO Mindstorms kit; each one worth £500.00 to our school. One of the judges from the competition on the day, Mr Howard Mc IIwane from Bombardier Aerospace in Belfast who attended the school to present the boys with their prizes. Howard, acknowledged the brilliance of four young men who not only ove

Healthy Snacks for Break-time

Healthy Snacks for Break-time v Providing healthy snacks to the students is important to support a nutritionally balanced diet, encouraging lifelong healthy eating habits, and aiding in the prevention of costly and potentially-disabling diseases, such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity. [1] v Snacking on healthy alternatives to high sugar or high fat products will satisfy temporary cravings before lunch when a more substantial meal will be consumed. Fruit and Veg Apple, Banana, Pear, Oranges, Melon, Berries, Plums, Grapes, Mango, dried fruits and frozen fruits Carrot sticks, Celery sticks, cucumber, tomato, snap peas, string beans TIP: fruit salads or green

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St Michael's College


Chanterhill Road

County Fermanagh

Northern Ireland

BT74 6DE