YR. 8 INDUCTION - SEPTEMBER 2021
At St. Patrick’s College we are very proud to be at the heart of a community that places such a high value and importance on quality education and development of the Catholic faith. Our school thrives on the invaluable support we receive from our local communities. We are lucky to be served by outstanding primary schools who work closely with us to ensure that the transition from Primary 7 to Year 8 will be a smooth and enjoyable experience.
This booklet contains details about our school structure, Pastoral System, daily routines, answers to frequently asked questions, duties and responsibilities of key staff, Uniform and equipment.
This secure Data Capture form allows parents to share all pupil and home contact information required to complete formal transfer to our school (A paper copy can be requested at school office).
Our P.E. uniform is supplied by MFC Sports and made available through their dedicated online ordering portal. Parents are responsible for ordering their child’s P.E. uniform directly from MFC Sports who will deal with all ordering, payment and garment initials online.
Our Child Protection policy details our responsibility for the safeguarding and protection of the pupils in our care and how we carry out these duties in a caring, supportive and safe environment.
Our Pastoral Care and Positive Behaviour policy forms an essential and integral part of the whole school curriculum, contributing to a caring and supportive atmosphere to the spiritual, personal, social and academic development of each individual pupil and involving the active participation of pupils, parents, teachers, external agencies and our wider community.
Our Head of Maths, Mrs. Cassidy, has sourced a very reasonable rate for Maths packs and Calculators that she recommends from Oxford Educational Supplies for use by Key Stage 3 pupils in Yrs. 8, 9 and 10. Discount codes are attached to items, discount is applied at checkout.
Our Prospectus is a snap-shot of life here at St. Patrick's College demonstrating some of the many exciting sporting, recreational, Religious and community based activities experienced by our pupils.
Our 6th Form Prospectus gives an overview of the AS and A Level courses delivered here and in partnership with the other centres of the Roe Valley Learning Community (RVLC). Our 6th Form students engage in a wide range of extra curricular and enrichment activities.