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  • DSC_9662.JPG 2016 EA Music Service Prize NightCongratulations to the 176 students who received nominations and prizes at the Music Service's Annual Prize night in Craigavon Civic Centre recently.
  • StDallansESafety.png Education Authority E-Safety School CompetitionPromoting the Safer Internet Day theme 'Play your part for a better Internet', the Education Authority announced the winners of its first e-safety competition via a live video stream to over 230 primary and 62 post primary schools throughout...
  • seatbelt-image.png Translink partners with Education Authority to launch seatbelt safety initiativeTranslink in conjunction with the Education Authority has today (6th November) launched a poster safety campaign across Northern Ireland to remind pupils of the importance of wearing a seatbelt while travelling on school buses.
  • Music Service Prize Night 2015 News Item Image Music Service - Prize Night 2015Congratulations to the 186 students who received nominations and prizes at the Music Service's Annual Prize night in Craigavon Civic Centre recently...
  • Transition for P7 Pupils News Story Image Transition Programme for P7 PupilsSome children are anxious about the change from their familiar primary school to a new post primary school. The Education Authority, Southern region has a transition programme which is offered to all primary schools in their region.
  • Transfer 2015 News Image Transfer Placements 2015On Friday 22 May 2015 approximately 5000 letters will be posted to parents of Primary 7 children due to transfer to Post-Primary Education in September 2015 advising them of the school to which their child has been admitted.
  • Jack Coder Dojo News Story CoderDojo Ninja Spotlight: Jack talks about his website project YouthTechNIFrom the age of 10, Jack Delaney has been a regular attendee of CoderDojo@TheAmmACentre. From an early age Jack has been very enthusiastic about all things technology related so Coder Dojo was a great fit for his interests and an opportunity to meet...
  • EWS Transition News Item Image Presentation to P7 Pupils who participated in EWS Transition ProjectP7 pupils in St Patrick's PS, Dungannon took part in a 4 week transition programme to prepare them for starting in post primary school in September. An award ceremony was held in the school on May 8th and Mrs Ruth Bell, Assistant Education Officer...
  • Admission News Story Image Admission to Primary One and Reception Classes in 2015/2016 School Year - Notification of PlacementsOver 6000 applications have been processed for children seeking admission to Primary One and Reception Classes for the 2015/2016 school year in the Education Authority, Southern Region.
  • Derrytrasna Award News Item Education Welfare Service assists with Derrytrasna AwardsMrs Grace Black, (front right) helped to organise representation of Young People for the selection panel of the the Derrytrasna Award. The young people involved were Tim Neill from Portadown College and Renate Drieimane from Drumcree College....
  • Children's Court News Item Image Education Welfare Service representatives at Belong Children's CourtAlex Barr, Chief Education Welfare Officer and Grace Black, Transition Project Worker are pictured with Mrs Koulla Yiasouma, Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People at the Children's Court organised by Belong at the Armagh City...
  • SBNI Resized Chelsea's Choice: Raising Awareness of Child Sexual ExploitationThe Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (SBNI) has commissioned Applied Theatre specialists AlterEgo Creative Solutions to schools with 'Chelsea's Choice'. The play - which has been seen by over 200,000 young people around the UK - tells the...
  • Education Authority Logo with Translations SELB Welcome to the Education AuthorityAt midnight on 31 March 2015, the Southern Education and Library Board ceased to exist. The Education Authority (EA) became operational on 01 April 2015 and has taken over the duties and responsibilities of all five Education and Library Boards.
  • Moving Foward News Story Moving Forward - Supporting Young People Through School TransitionThis is a free resource for all Young People, teaching professionals, youth and community workers and parents. It is designed to ensure that Young People and other professionals working in early education and youth work...
  • Omagh Stem News Story Image Omagh STEM Conference Provides Links between the School Curriculum and the World of WorkThe promotion of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) was top of the agenda at a one day joint Education and Library Board regional conference held recently at Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh. The event was organised by an Inter-Board...
  • Admission to Senior High Schools Image Admission to Senior High Schools - Information Booklets for Parents 2015An information booklet for parents/guardians of Year 10 pupils attending a Controlled Junior High School and who are due to transfer to Senior High Schools in September 2015 is now accessible.
  • South Ulster Youth Orchestra SUYO Concert Tour to Berlin July 2015The 76 members of the South Ulster Youth Orchestra who are travelling to Berlin at the end of July 2015 are looking forward to what promises to be a very exciting Concert tour and a wonderful experience. There are plans for three concerts in...
  • Future Classrooms Future Classrooms 2015Northern Ireland's Creative Learning Centres are pleased to announce that this year's Future Classrooms Conference will be held on 12th March 2015 at the Market Place Theatre and AmmA Centre, Armagh.
  • Be Bright Be Seen Image 1 Year 8 Pupils 'Be Bright, Be Seen!'Year 8 pupils in the Southern Education and Library Board (SELB) area have received high-visability reflective schoolbag tags to improve their visibility to road users. The winter months may be the first time that new year 8 pupils have to travel...
  • C2k NewsDesk Launch of C2K NewsDesk inspires pupils to 'Get reading, Get Writing and Get Reporting'Minister for Education John O'Dowd visited St Dallan's School, Warrenpoint and Bunscoil an Iúir, Newry, today to take part in the double-site launch of a new 24/7 C2k/Capita NewsDesk service which will inspire pupils to 'Get reading, Get writing and...

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The Southern Education and Library Board (the ‘Board’) was established as part of Local Government reorganisation in 1973 and is the largest of the five area Boards. The Board's principle functions are the provision of education and youth services to the District Council areas of Armagh, Banbridge, Cookstown, Craigavon, Dungannon & South Tyrone and Newry & Mourne. It spans 1,450 square miles with a total population of approximately 390,300 including 75,767 pupils.


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