Larne high school

Larne High School
Motto Ad vera petenda we seek the truth
Established September 1957
Type State comprehensive
Gender Mixed
Principal John Armstrong
Location 20 Sallagh Park,
Larne, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK

54°51′30″N 5°49′10″W / 54.858328°N 5.819472°W / 54.858328; -5.819472Coordinates: 54°51′30″N 5°49′10″W / 54.858328°N 5.819472°W / 54.858328; -5.819472

Colours navy and yellow

Larne High School is a secondary school in Larne, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

The foundation stone on the High School site was laid on 26 July 1955, and the school opened in September 1957. It was then known as Greenland Intermediate Secondary School and was the first of its type in County Antrim. It had just over five hundred pupils and a staff of forty. Today pupils range from the age of eleven to eighteen, and can sit exams at Key Stage 3, GCSE, GNVQ and A-level

Notable staff

Roy Beggs, former Member of Parliament for East Antrim, was Vice-Principal of Larne High School before entering politics.

See also


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