Ballakermeen High School

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Ballakermeen High School
Type Comprehensive
Headteacher P. A. Burnett
Location St Catherine's Drive
Isle of Man
Coordinates: 54°09′16″N 4°29′36″W / 54.1544°N 4.4933°W / 54.1544; -4.4933
Students 1500+
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18

Ballakermeen High School is a coeducational comprehensive secondary school based on a single site in Douglas, on the Isle of Man.

The school currently has 1500+ students aged 11-18, making it the larger of the two secondary schools in Douglas in terms of student numbers and the largest on the island (St Ninian's High School is the other secondary school in Douglas). The school offers GCSEs, BTECs and City and Guilds qualifications for study. The sixth form department of the school (renovated and extended during 2013-2014 period) offers A-level qualifications. Facilities at the school include a swimming pool, sports hall, ICT suites, laboratories and a theatre.

The school was used as a location in the 2006 British Spy film Stormbreaker.

Notable former pupils[edit]


  1. ^ "Quayle, Hon George Martyn MHK Middle" (PDF). Google Docs. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 

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