'Developing and Empowering Young People for Life'


Welcome and thank you for taking time to find out more about Carrickfergus College.

The College is a non-selective secondary school situated on the outskirts of the town of Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. The College was established more than 50 years ago. In that time we have been at the forefront of educational change.

This website will give you some insight into college life, but do feel free to contact me here at the College for further information.

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Amalgamation Info

Find out latest information regarding amalgamation between Carrickfergus College and Downshire School.

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Latest News

The Young Americans are coming soon! Only 3 weeks to go!

Bus schedules for Newtownabbey/Top Road buses travelling to school. These changes will be valid from 15th January 2018. Veh Type: …
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The winner of the College Christmas Countdown competition received her hamper this week. Before Christmas the College posted its annual …
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  • Diary Dates

    • Year 8 Parents' Evening (15:45-18:00)
      January 25, 2018
    • Action Mental Health Training | Year 11
      February 5, 2018
    • Year 10 Parents' Evening (15:45 - 18:00)
      February 5, 2018
    • School Formal
      February 13, 2018
    • Half Term
      February 14, 2018 February 19, 2018
    • School returns after half-term
      February 20, 2018