Administration of Medication
Guidelines and Request form.
Admission Policy (Common Admissions Policy for Ennis Town Schools) Appendix 1 - ASD Class Admission Guidelines Appendix 2 Reading Class Admission Guidelines
Ennis National School is a member of the Ennis Parish Primary Catholic Schools Agreed Application System. The Agreed Application System is the process by which 1st level entry (2nd class in Holy Family Senior School, Junior Infants in all other schools) to any of the participating schools will be managed. The underpinning principles of the system are; inclusivity, equality and respect for diversity. The policy informs you of the procedures that are put in place. Part of this policy is Appendix 1 - ASD Class Admission Guidelines and Appendix 2 - Reading Class Admission Guidelines.
Annual Admission Notice
The Board of Management of Ennis National School shall, each year, prepare a notice (in this Part referred to as an ‘annual admission notice’) in respect of the admission of students to the school for the school year concerned.
This policy fully complies with the requirements of the Anti-Bullying Procedures for Ennis National School.
Anti-Harassment Policy for Staff
Information about types of harassment and steps to reporting harassment.
This policy will outline the guidelines and school strategies in relation to attendance.
Child Safeguarding Statement
A Child Safeguarding Statement is a written statement that specifies the service being provided and the principles and procedures to be observed in order to ensure, as far as practicable, that a child availing of the service is safe from harm.
Child Safeguarding Statement Review Notification
Notification regarding the Board of Management’s review of the Child Safeguarding Statement.
Code of Behaviour
This Code of Behaviour outlines the aims and objectives, standards for promoting positive behaviour.
Contact Tracing Form
Please download, print and fill in before an arranged appointment in the school.
COVID 19 Policy Statement
COVID 19 Policy Statement for Ennis National School as part of the COVID 19 Response Plan for the Safe and Sustainable Reopening of Primary and Special Schools.
Data protection Policy
A Data Protection Policy is a statement that sets out how our organisation protects personal data. It is a set of principles, rules and guidelines that informs how we will ensure ongoing compliance with data protection laws.
Data Protection and Privacy Statement Appendix
This Privacy Notice gives you some helpful information about who we are, what personal data we collect about you, why, who we share it with and why, how long we keep it, and your rights.
Equality of Access and Participation
This policy is devised to ensure equality of access for all pupils in the school environment and to ensure that no conditions be allowed which may hinder an individual (or groups) participation in school life.
Ethos and Religious Education
Ennis National School is a catholic school under the patronage of the Bishop of Killaloe. The school models and promotes a philosophy inspired by belief in God and traditional Catholic values. We promote religious education for the pupils in accordance with the doctrines, practices and ethos of the Catholic Church.
First Aid Policy
This policy sets out how we at Ennis National School deliver First Aid and the roles and responsibilities of all Staff in administering First Aid.
Healthy Eating Policy
Ennis National School Healthy Eating Policy enables our school to develop and maintain a shared philosophy on all aspects of food and drink, including: developing consistent messages about healthy eating across the curriculum. Ensuring consistency between the messages within the curriculum and food available in the school.
This policy will outline what is expected of teachers when setting homework and from students and parents in completing home learning tasks.
Management of Persons in the Workplace under the Influence of Drugs and/or Alcohol
This policy clearly outlines how the school intends to deal with drug and alcohol issues in the workplace.
Parents Complaints Procedure
This document outlines the procedure to adhere to if you have a complaint.
Ennis National School is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in a caring environment of mutual respect so as to foster the full potential of its students and staff. In partnership with Parents we strive to create a desire for life-long learning, respect for the individual, an awareness of the needs of the disadvantaged, concern for the environment and an appreciation of our own unique culture. This policy should be read in conjunction with all other school policies.
Plan for Reopening of Ennis National School
This plan outlines what the school will look like and the changes that will be implemented due to COVID 19.
This privacy statement describes the information that we collect about you, how we obtain your personal information, and how we may use or disclose that information in connection with the delivery of our services to you or your employment with us. This Privacy Statement also describes the measures we take to protect the security of your personal information and how you can contact us about our privacy practices, including to exercise your privacy rights.
Relationships and Sexuality Education Policy
All schools are required to have an RSE policy to detail how RSE is taught in the school, including the sensitive aspects. This policy is an approved approach to the teaching of Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE). It was developed to inform teachers and parents as to what material is covered in the RSE programme within SPHE both formally and informally.
School Pathway for Covid 19, The Public Health Approach
Guidance from the Office of the Clinical Director, Health Protection, HSE in dealing with the spread of COVID 19.
School Uniform Policy
This Policy is a school wide policy, for implementation by all staff, students, parents/guardians and Board of Management. The policy itself has been developed (through a partnership committee representing/in consultation with) the Board of Management, parents/guardians, staff and students.
Substance Use Policy
This policy addresses the education of children in relation to alcohol, tobacco, solvents and drugs and the procedures for managing incidents relating to these substances.
Work Experience Placements
Ennis National School recognises the value of work experience as part of a programme of study designed to develop the skills and knowledge which will enable students to participate fully and succeed in the workplace and in society.