Violet Hill athletes win Senior Ulster Cross Country
Superb performances by both St Colman's College teams at the Ulster schools Cross Country Championships. First up was the Intermediate boys team which was superbly led by Callum...
J1 Quiz Team is victorious
Well done to our J1 Quiz team comprising of Oisín Gambold, Ryan Mallon, Michael Sloan and Owen Killiner who won the Credit Union School’s Quiz held last Friday in the Canal...
Best of luck to the Inter and Senior boys X Country Team
Best of luck to the Inter and senior boys x country as they contest the Ulster Schools X Country Championships. It should be an interesting race up front in the Senior race as...
MacRory players can be proud of their efforts
Our senior football team was defeated last Saturday in Scotstown, Co Monaghan at the Quarter Final stage. This was a match which had been tipped to be completely one sided given the...
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.