School Rules

RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR STUDENTS

Mutual respect and good manners towards one another are essential elements in the promotion of a positive and healthy school environment.

  1. All students are expected to be on time for each class each day. A note is presented to subject teacher if late.
  2. Full uniform must be worn at all times.
  3. Class is dismissed when the teacher gives the instruction.
  4. Class materials e.g. books, subject equipment, sport equipment etc. are to be organised for each day. This is the responsibility of the student and parent/guardian.
  5. Lockers are out of bounds between classes. Books from lockers must be organised at break times.
  6. Keep room neat and tidy.
  7. Language should be appropriate and respectful.
  8. Evening detention will be stamped in the diary.
  9. Food and drink to be consumed at official breaks only. The use of chewing gum in school is strictly forbidden.
  10. Use of stereos/headphones (incl. MP3, MP4, CD, DVD players, I-Pods etc.) is not allowed in class. Their use is restricted to lunch time only. Inappropriate use will lead to confiscation.
  11. Mobile phones are not allowed in school.
  12. Diary is the responsibility of the student and it should be in place on the student’s desk at the beginning of each class.
  13. Diary must be signed each week by parent/guardian.
  14. No student may be collected or leave the school without the parent/guardian signing the student out in the book in the main office.
  15. Students are not allowed to drive or park cars on school grounds.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

  1. Smoking is prohibited in school and on all school related activities in accordance with the law.
  2. In the interest of hygiene and safety facial jewellery is not acceptable.
  3. Girls may wear one pair of stud earrings. The wearing of earrings by boys is prohibited.
  4. When training and playing hurling and camogie, helmets with a face guard must be worn.
  5. P.E. clothing is obligatory for all P.E. classes.
  6. Suitable sports clothing and equipments is mandatory for all sporting activities.
  7. Students are not allowed to drive or park cars on school grounds.

RULES FOR HOMEWORK DIARY

  1. It must be brought to each class and placed on desk for all classes.
  2. All homework must be written in when given.
  3. All teachers may inspect homework diaries and the class teacher will inspect and sign diary each week.
  4. Nothing other than homework must appear in this diary.
  5. Failure to keep a diary will incur penalties.
  6. Failure to give diary to a teacher when requested is a serious breach of discipline.
  7. Diaries defaced, or incorrectly used will have to be replaced by pupil at a cost of €30.
  8. Lost diaries will have to be replaced by pupil at a cost of €30.
  9. Diaries must be signed by parent/guardian each week.

    SCOOL UNIFORM

    Compulsory Items

    • Jumper
    • Pants
    • Skirt
    • Shirt Grey/White
    • Polo Shirt
    • Track Suit Legs

    Optional Items

    • Outdoor Jacket