Glenlola Collegiate School

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Coordinates: 54°39′14″N 5°39′47″W / 54.654°N 5.663°W / 54.654; -5.663

Glenlola Collegiate School
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Glenlola Coat of Arms
Castle Park
Bangor, County Down, BT20 4TH
Northern Ireland
School type Funded by Government, Grammar school
Motto "Nisi dominus frustra"
(Without the Lord, all is in vain)
Founded ~1880
School board SEELB
Headmaster Mr W Thompson
Gender all-girls
Age range 11-18
Enrolment ~1100
Average class size 25
Classes offered Key Stage 3, GCSE, A-Level
Language English
Hours in school day 8:45-3:30
Classrooms G8-U38
Houses 6: Clanmorris, Dufferin, Hamilton, Harte, Ward and Weir
School colour(s) Blue and White
Athletics Badminton, cross country, hockey, swimming, netball, tennis
Rival The Regiment

Glenlola Collegiate School is an all-girls' grammar school in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland. The school was founded as a school for girls in approximately 1880.[1]

In 2015 the Education and Training Electorate evaluated the school as "Satisfactory" for Achievements and Standards, "Good" for Provision, "Satisfactory" for Leadership and Management, and "Satisfactory" overall. [2]

The current principal, Mr W E Thompson, took up post in February 2010, taking over from Richard Finlay.

Notable former pupils[edit]


  1. ^ "School History". Glenlola Collegiate School. Retrieved 29 April 2016. 
  2. ^ "Post-Primary Inspection: Glenlola Collegiate School, Bangor". Reports Published Between 1st January - 31st December 2015. The Education and Training Inspectorate. 30 March 2015. Retrieved 30 April 2016. 

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