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Curriculum The Primary Curriculum (1999) is presented in seven curriculum areas. It is a rich resource and can be used by teachers to broadenand generalise schemes of work. Whole School Plan on Curriculum Areas: Literacy, Oral Language and Communication, Reading & Writing Numeracy Social, Personal Health Education (S.P.H.E)/ Relationships and Sexuality Education - R.S.E- currently being reviewed and updated Visual Arts Physical Education (P.E.) Other curriculum areas are being revised and developed. In developing a suitable curriculum for our school, teachers follow the Guidelines for Teachers of Students with Moderate Learning Disabilities. Where appropriate, the Guidelines for Teachers of Students with Severe and Profound Learning Disabilities are incorporated into lesson plans. Guidelines for teachers of students with moderate learning disabilities: Primary Title Communication and Language Drama Mathematics Music Physical Education SESE: History SESE: Geography SESE: Science Social, Personal and Health Education Visual Arts Guidelines for teachers of students with severe and profound learning disabilities: Primary ​Title Communication and Language Drama Mathematics Music Physical Education SESE: History SESE: Geography SESE: Science Social, Personal and Health Education Visual Arts Pupils of post primary age are engaging with the recently developed Junior Certificate Level 2 Learning Programmes (L2LPs) designed for students who have general learning disabilities in the higher functioning moderate category. This is year one of implementing this syllabus in the school. ​Senior pupils are working towards certification in ASDAN.
Policies
Child Friendly Statement Notice to Parents / Guardians 10th February 2020 NCCA Curriculum Link
Child Safeguarding
SV Child Safeguarding Statement 2020 review Written Assessment of Risk of SV 2020 review Child friendly statement 1 Private Parts and Touching What are Private Parts
Behaviour
Managing behaviours of concern Independence Skills Goals Our School Agreement child friendly Pupil Peference Menu Code of Behaviour policy ratified Risk assessment
General
PEG feeding policy Whistleblowing policy ratified Wellbeing Charter ratified Ratified Bullying policy SVNS Communication charter ratified Wandering and Absconding procedure Hygiene policy ratified Medication Management policy ratified Dignity at work ratified Assessment Policy Data Protection Policy Fire Drill and Evacuation Health and Safety Policy Healthy Eating Policy Guidelines Students and Volunteers Critical Incident policy Safety Statement IEP Policy Intimate Care Policy Swimming Pool Procedure Supervision Policy 2020