Welcome to the English department  at Friends' School Lisburn.





The English Department aims to encourage students to:

  • Demonstrate skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing in order to communicate confidently, precisely and appropriately.
  • Express themselves creatively and imaginatively.
  • Explore a variety of texts in order to become more aware of values, attitudes and beliefs and how these affect identity and culture.
  • Become critical readers of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and drama
  • Become aware of the power of effective communication