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Mobile Phone Policy

Posted by on Apr 22, 2018 in School Policies | 0 comments

Mobile Phone and Electronic Games Policy     Introductory Statement: This policy was drawn up in response to technological advances, which have seen a significant increase in hand held electronic devices and mobile phones amongst the school population over recent years.   Rationale:   IPods, mobile phones, etc. are intrusive and distracting in a school environment Strategies must be put in place to reduce the intrusiveness of unauthorised technology in a school situation Some...

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Child Safeguarding

Posted by on Mar 30, 2018 in Child Safeguarding, School Policies | 0 comments

      Child Safeguarding Statement Scoil Mhuire is a mixed primary school providing primary education to pupils from Junior Infants to Sixth Class In accordance with the requirements of the Children First Act 2015, Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children 2017, the Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post Primary Schools 2017 and Tusla Guidance on the preparation of Child Safeguarding Statements, the Board of Management of [insert school name] has...

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Policy on Splitting Classes

Posted by on Jan 23, 2018 in School Policies | 0 comments

Scoil Mhuie, Horeswood Policy on Splitting Classes 1.Introduction In the interest of providing the best education for all students, it is be necessary to divide a class grade into mixed classes, which are smaller in size and offer a better pupil-teacher ratio – for example a First Class Grade split between Senior Infants and Second Class grades. The policy has been drawn up to provide a framework for such an event. When splitting a class grade, parents should be assured that the children...

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Scoil Mhuire Anti Bullying Policy 2014

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Latest News, School Policies, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Scoil Mhuire, Horeswood, Anti-Bullying Policy          1. In accordance with the requirements of the Education (Welfare) Act 2000 and the code of behaviour guidelines issued by the NEWB, the Board of Management of Scoil Mhuire  has adopted the following Anti-Bullying Policy within the framework of the school’s overall Code of Behaviour  and is not a stand-alone policy. This policy fully complies with the requirements of the Anti-Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary...

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