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50th Anniversary Celebration


John McIlwaine’s photographs of the 50th Anniversary celebration of Ballymena Academy moving from the old school at Thomas Street to the site at Knockanure on the Galgorm Road (06 09 1967 - 06 09 2017). 

Click here to watch Mr. D Ross' video presentation shown in both morning Assemblies on Wednesday, 6th September 2017.


Former Principals, Peter Martin and Ronnie Hassard, with Principal, Stephen Black, 
Chairman of the Board of Governors – James McKervill, and Lord Alderdice, President of the Old Pupils’ Association.

 


Representatives of School Councils – Jacob Bradley, Charlotte Campbell, Jonathan Cochrane,
Chloe
Manson, Hannah Montgomery and Head Boy, Zak Humphrey
   
 


Mrs. Jane Allen (Hon. Secretary of the Board of Governors) and Former Hon. Secretary of the Board of Governors – Mr. James Lamont.



Mr. James Perry (Former Chairman of the Board of Governors), Mr. Maurice Livingstone (Former Deputy Principal and member of the Board of Governors), Dr. David Johnston (Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors), Mrs. Kathryn Collie (Member of the O.P.A.), Mrs. Ruth Rainey (Head Girl 1967-1968), Miss Hiliary Taylor (Former Deputy Principal) and Mr. Sam Alexander (Former Deputy Principal).



Zak Humphrey (Head Boy) and Mrs. Ruth Rainey (Head Girl 1967-1968) cutting the 50th Anniversary Cake.



Lord Alderdice (President of the Old Pupils’ Association), Zak Humphrey (Head Boy), Mr. Stephen Black (Principal),
Mrs. Ruth Rainey (Head Girl 1967-1968) and Mr. James McKervill (Chairman of the Board of Governors)


Guests of Honour at the 50th Anniversary celebration of Ballymena Academy moving from the
old school at Thomas Street to the site at Knockanure on the Galgorm Road.


Click 
here to watch Mr. D Ross' video presentation shown in both morning Assemblies on Wednesday, 6th September 2017.

Photographs thanks to John McIlwaine