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Holy Family Catholic Primary School

Per ardua ad astra

We currently have a number of exciting opportunities in the school - please go to the vacancies page for more details.
Welcome to
Holy Family Catholic Primary School
Per ardua ad astra

Individual Liberty

Individual Liberty

 

Pupils grow in knowledge and understanding of Individual Liberty by:
 

  • Encouraging pupils to be independent learners who make choices about how they learn.
  • Giving pupils opportunities to make choices which affect their lives.  
  • Supporting pupils to develop their self-knowledge, self-esteem and self-confidence e.g. through all areas of teaching and learning in school.
  • Encouraging pupils to take responsibility for their behaviours, as well as knowing their rights. Encouraging them to demonstrate the Catholic Social Teaching Principles through their thoughts, words and actions.  
  • Challenging stereotypes e.g. through PSHE curriculum and assemblies.
  • Implementing a strong anti-bullying culture, as promoted in our policies.
  • Encouraging pupils to apply for positions in the Chaplaincy team, Mini Vinnies, School Council, Justice and Peace, Sports Ambassadors.
  • Pupils can stand for election and are democratically elected.
  • Supporting others by participating in a wide variety of charitable fundraising events such as the Irish Chaplaincy, Harvest or our Advent and Lenten Appeals.
  • E-Safety units of work are taught throughout school and parents  receive training on these.
  • Parent and teacher surveys completed.
  • Pupils gifts and talent celebrated in the newsletter and Achievement Assemblies.
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