Anti-Bullying Policy

Last Updated: June, 2017   Next Update: June, 2018 * Only Appendix 11 & Appendix 12, p.20 & p.21, need to be signed annually   Mission Statement To strive to help our pupils learn in a happy, caring and Christian environment.   Introduction   In accordance with the requirements of the Education (Welfare) Act 2000…

Discipline Policy

Drimnagh Castle Primary School   Mission Phrase:           “To strive to help our pupils to develop and learn in a happy caring and Christian atmosphere” _______________________________________________________   Code of Behaviour Introduction In Drimnagh Castle Primary School we aim to achieve standards of behaviour that are based on the principles of honesty, respect, consideration and responsibility. This…

Enrolment Policy

Drimnagh Castle Primary   Admission Procedures Drimnagh Castle Primary welcomes all students and aims to provide an integrated and inclusive education. The school is an all boys school from 2nd to 6th and is part of the Edmund Rice Schools Trust. Drimnagh Castle Primary is a Catholic school operating within the Charter.  Refer to www.erstcharter.ie.…

Child Protection Policy

Child Protection Policy Last Updated: April 2016   Next Update: June 2017   * To be reviewed annually and signed on page 2 Drimnagh Castle Primary Child Protection Policy Statement:   Schools have an obligation to provide students with the highest possible standard of care in order to promote their well-being and protect them from…

Drimnagh Castle History

When Rudolph 1, the founder of the Hapsburg Dynasty, came to the throne in Germany in 1273 and when the Ottoman Empire was founded in 1299 Drimnagh Castle was already a home. The first state recorded owner of Drimnagh Castle was Hugh de Barnewall who was of an Anglo-Norman family and came to Ireland in…

Board of Management

Drimnagh Castle Primary Board of Management is comprised of parents, staff and past pupils who give their time generously and who all bring special and unique skills and experience Mr. Matt Reville Chairperson of the Board Mr. Jim Phelan Patrons Nominee Mr. Eugene Duffy Principal Mr. Emmet Toher Elected Teacher Ms. Avril Lyons Elected Parent…

Child Protection Policy

Child Protection Policy   Last Updated: April 2016   Next Update: June 2017   * To be reviewed annually and signed on page 2 Drimnagh Castle Primary Child Protection Policy Statement:   Schools have an obligation to provide students with the highest possible standard of care in order to promote their well-being and protect them…

Message from the Deputy Principal

A Thuismitheoraí, My name is Brendan Gillespie, Deputy Principal of Drimnagh Castle Primary School.  I work closely with the Principal, Mr Duffy and all the staff to ensure that the children in our care receive the best possible educational experience during their time with us. In our school we are fortunate to have a team…