EBALC Steering Group

This group, composed of the Principals of all the East Belfast Schools, are committed to a range of collaborative activities within East Belfast Schools in order to deliver the Entitlement Framework as specified by the Department of Education.


They meet on a regular basis to plan, deliver and evaluate collaborative activities across the eleven educational establishments in the East Belfast Area Learning Community.


EBALC Steering Group Members

Alastair Duffield (Acting Principal from Feb 2020)

Ashfield Boys’ High School

Louise Hanvey

Ashfield Girls’ High School

Kevin Lavery

Belfast Metropolitan College

Gary Greer

Bloomfield Collegiate School

Robert Robinson

Campbell College

Michelle Fulton & Mary Lowery

Education Authority NI

Frances Vasey

Grosvenor Grammar School

Amanda McNamee (Chair)

Lagan College

Miriam Donnan

Mitchell House School

Deborah McLaughlin

Our Lady and St Patrick’s College, Knock

Bernie Davis (Acting Principal)

Park School & Education Resources Centre

Nicola Connery (Vice-Chair)

Strathearn School

Claire Breen

Tor Bank School