Welcome to Limavady Grammar

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the website of Limavady Grammar School. Our school is child centred with a unique ethos where each child is valued, supported and encouraged to develop their talents. Academic achievement and extra-curricular success are central to school life; we have a happy atmosphere with a strong community spirit. Our aim is to focus on “Learning, Caring and Preparing for Life”, which ably equips our students to succeed in their chosen career path. I trust you will find the website informative and that it will give you a flavour of life in Limavady Grammar School.

Mrs NJ Madden

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**What we are doing in History**

The History department has been alive with all sorts of Medieval delights. Our second annual Medieval Weapons House Competition was held and pupils from Year 8 certainly lived up to the excellent standard set last year. Over 30 entries were entered, including expertly-crafted models form a range of recycled materials, creative cakes and even knitted items. Well done to Binevenagh who were the winning House in this round of rivalry! All participants showed AMAZING creativity-well done!

Individual winners:
•1st place – Joel & Dillon – Saxon round shield (red & grey), sword, battle axe & life size bow & arrow
•2nd place – Sophie – round buckler style shield & spiked flail
•Joint 3rd prize – Alex - spiked flail
•Joint 3rd prize - Anna – sword cake
•Mrs Madden’s Principal’s Pick – Benjamin – Norman Kite-shaped shield (blue)
•Mrs Madden’s Principal’s Pick Runner-Up – Katy-Mae – Saxon round shield (brown), sword & tapestry
•Mrs Cartwright’s Quirky Award – Thomas – an armoury made up of stationary
•Expert Craftmanship Award – Emilia – diamond-shaped shield (yellow & black)
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🏉 Medallion Trophy QF Today 🏉

Tuesday 28th January, 2pm kick off
Medallion Trophy Quarter Final
Limavady Grammar School v Ballyclare Secondary School
All support welcome!

Thanks to our featured sponsor of the week, Roe Valley Cycles!
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We are having a great time doing our primary school hockey coaching programme this term. We are working with Limavady Central Primary School, Termoncanice Primary School, Drumachose Primary School and Roe Valley Integrated Primary School. The children are a pleasure to work with and we are looking forward to hosting the hockey blitz in February. ... See MoreSee Less

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🏉 Rugby Results 🏉

The 1st XV won 34-7 after a fantastic performance against Larne Grammar School in the Danske Bank Schools Bowl round of 16.
Tries: Jamie, Joshua H, Xavier, Dylan Mc, Matthew B and Eunan
Conversions: Austin x2
POM: Austin

LGS U14s drew 0-0 with Coleraine GS, in what was a huge defensive display from LGS.
POTM: Thomas O’C

LGS U14s then went on to defeat Larne GS 40-5!
Tries: Ethan x2, Adam x2, Jack B, Odhran
Conversions: Cooper x3, Odhran
POTM: Jack T and Jack B

LGS U13s lost 27-7 v Coleraine GS
Try: James McL
Conversion: James L
POTM: Evan and Josh

LGS U13s won 22-14 v Larne GS
Tries: James McL x3
Conversions: James L, James McL
Drop Goal: James L
POTM: Mackenzie and James McL
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🏑LGS Hockey 🏑


2ndXI 2-3 Victoria College in the 2ndXI plate.

These girls showed great determination, they were 3-0 down at HT, they came back in the second half with two goals and were unlucky not to grab a third.

Goals scored by Grace, Emma and Player of the match- Adele (2ndXI pictured)

Juniors VS Rainey

U14A 0-1 POM: Farin

U13A 0-5 POM: Emma W
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🏉 Limavady GS 1XV advanced to the quarter finals of the Bowl this morning after a 34-7 victory over Larne GS. Check out these shots from Desmond Loughrey!

Full details of all matches to follow later.
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🏉 Saturday Rugby Fixtures 🏉

Huge morning of rugby to come at LGS with all teams featuring at home!

1st XV Schools Bowl - Round of 16
LGS 1st XV v Larne GS - 10:30KO.

The Medallions and 2nd XV will take part in a combined training session before the 1XV game. (Changing room 2)

Junior Matches v Coleraine GS and Larne GS
Under 14s (Changing room 3)
Under 13s (Changing room 4)
Under 12s A & B (Changing room 5)

Match 1 - 9:00 KO - LGS v CGS
Match 2 - 9:40 KO - Larne v CGS
Match 3 - 10:10 KO - LGS v Larne

All support welcome. Thanks to our featured sponsors ACE and North West Independent Hospital!
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  • “I think it’s amazing how many different clubs and after-school clubs they have. There is a club to suit everyone’s likes”

    – Maura 8Y

  • “My favourite thing is the school play because, when we were getting our costumes, we got to try on loads of clothes and dresses”

    Bláithín 8X

  • “I really like all my teachers – they are great!”

    Olivia 8Y

  • “I think LGS is a good confidence booster and has helped me to become more independent”

    Faye 8V

  • “I like the fact I can move about school and not be trapped in one room”

    Jamie 8Z

Our Vision

In focusing on our vision for the next decade, we are committed to three areas of development:

  • Learning

    We aim to develop curiosity, creativity, resilience and confidence in our students.

  • Caring

    We aim to treat each pupil as an individual and to help them develop self-respect and respect for others.

  • Preparing

    We focus on preparing our students for successful careers through a highly effective careers guidance programme.


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Take an aerial view around the Limavady Grammar School grounds during sports day.


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