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Cookstown High School, Cookstown




  • promoting competence in the three main components: Talking and Listening, Reading and Writing
  • developing the skills of independent thinking and learning
  • making pupils aware of the power, complexity, versatility and sensitivity of the English language through their experiences of language in the classroom
  • enabling them to contribute in a positive and mature manner to society
  • encouraging their personal growth by promoting a range of attitudes including empathy, sensitivity, co-operation and tolerance
  • fostering a sense of confidence and self-worth in the pupils through a climate of positive reinforcement and constructive criticism, ensuring that each pupil’s individual achievements are valued
  • developing in pupils an awareness and recognition of the significance of our cultural heritage


8th Feb 2019
Pictured are 3 of our year 12 girls who are representing Germany in the British Council...
16th Nov 2018
On Wednesday 14th November a group of Year 10, 11 and 12 English Literature pupils...
26th Oct 2016
Pupils from 9CA and 9HA enjoyed an interactive Poetry Performance.  This was...