Markethill High School again celebrated record-breaking successes on Thursday morning. For a fourth consecutive year, the percentage of pupils achieving 5 grades at A*-C level was above 90% (currently 92%) and the percentage of pupils achieving the same figure, includi...


MARKETHILL High School is to become the first school in Northern Ireland to join forces with the Teacher Development Trust - a UK-wide organisation which raises the awareness of effective professional development in schools and colleges across the UK.

Principal James Ma...


The Principal of Markethill High School, Mr James Maxwell, was the guest of honour at the graduation of new teachers at Queen’s University, Belfast.

Mr Maxwell presented the newly qualified teachers with their certification of degree completion, and spoke about teachi...


As a result of GDPR, Markethill High has refreshed its Privacy Notice to Parents / Pupils / Guardians. Click here to read it.


On the 6th March 2018, all Year 11 pupils studying either GCSE Digital Technology or BTEC I&CT were treated to an award-winning program from the brilliant minds of those behind Young Enterprise Northern Ireland.

This new initiative, ‘Digital Youth’, was first launched i...


Markethill High School is about to embark on consultation for its new 3-year School Development Plan, which will outline the vision for school development until the year 2021. The School believes that the 2018-2021 timeframe will be one of the most important and exciti...


On Monday 12th March forty Business Studies students along with Mr Parks, Mrs Patterson and Mrs Ross left school and headed to Tayto Castle in Tandragee.  We arrived at the castle and were greeted by Mr Tayto and then received a safety talk from one of the tour guides,...

This year Markethill High School hosted a Young Enterprise programme for year 10 called Learn to Earn. This programme introduced pupils to the world of work, finance and budgeting.  The programme was extremely interesting and a great opportunity for us to learn about o...

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