School Intake Information

Our Lady's Grammar School, Newry


Our Lady's Grammar School, Newry - GL Test data

Our Lady’s Grammar School, in the town of Newry, was founded by the Sisters of Mercy order in 1887 with just 9 pupils. Very shortly after its foundation the school moved to larger premises in Canal Street in Newry. This girls’ school continued to grow in size and now has around 900 pupils. In 1992 the school moved to its current site on Chequer Hill, Newry. The school is known for the high academic achievement of its pupils. The school has space for 120 pupils in year 8. 

Our Lady’s Grammar School uses the grade awarded to pupils completing the GL Entrance Assessment as part of their selection process for entry into year 8.

Our Lady's Grammar School, Newry Intake Information for 2018

Contact Details

Our Lady's Grammar School

Chequer Hill


BT35 6DY

Telephone/School Office

028 3026 3552