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Northern Ireland schools facing possible closure or merger [full list]

By Jonny Bell

The Education Authority has identified schools where "sustainability is an issue," meaning they could be in line for possible closure or merger.

Those identified as having sustainability issues include:

Read more: Northern Ireland 'too many schools' as report identifies up to 40 schools for closure or merger


St Macnisius PS, 30 Chapeltown Road, Tannaghmore

Ards and North Down

Movilla High School, Donaghadee Road, Newtownards

St Columba’s College, 2 Ballyphilip Road, Portaferry

Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon

Drumsallen PS, 1 Dernasigh Road, Armagh

Brownlow Controlled Integrated, College, Tullygally Road


Christian Brothers’ School, Glen Road

Corpus Christi College, Ard Na Va Road

St Rose's Dominican College, Beechmount Avenue

St Louise's Comprehensive College, 468 Falls Road, Belfast

Causeway Coast and Glens

Bellarena PS, 260 Sea Coast Road, Limavady

St Patrick’s College, Curragh Road, Dungiven

Derry and Strabane

Altishane PS, 139 Dunnyboe Road, Donemana, Strabane

Loughash PS, 53 Aughafad Road, Donemana, Strabane

St Joseph’s PS, 82 Moorlough Road, Artigarvan, Strabane

St Patrick's PS, Plumbridge Road, Dunamanagh, Strabane

Erganagh PS, 7 Listymore Road, Castlederg, Co Tyrone

St Brigid’s PS, 223 Glenelly Road, Gortin, Omagh

Fermanagh and Omagh

Magheralough PS, 48 Magheralough Road, Trillick

St Matthew’s PS, 70 Rarogan Road, Garvaghey, Dungannon

St John’s Business and Enterprise College, 37 Omagh Road, Dromore, Omagh

St Mary’s High School, 160 Brollagh Road, Brollagh, Belleek

Mid Ulster

Aughnacloy PS, 1 Carnteel Road, Aughnacloy

Lisfearty PS, 64 Farriter Road, Dungannon

Churchtown PS, 36 Muff Road, Cookstown

Culnady PS, 79 Ballymacilcur Road, Maghera

St Brigid’s PS, 11 Dunroe Road, Augher

St Joseph’s PS, 14 Derrycourtney Road, Caledon

Kirkinriola PS, 5 Clougher Road, Ballymena

Newry, Mourne and Down

Annsborough Controlled, Integrated PS, 51 Ballylough Road, Castlewellan

Castlewellan PS, 2 Church Street, Castlewellan

Blackwater Integrated College 12 Old Belfast Road Downpatrick

The High School, Ballynahinch 103 Belfast Road Ballynahinch

St Columban’s College 127 Newcastle Road Kilkeel

St Louis Grammar School 151 Newry Road Kilkeel

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