BOM Meeting Tuesday 3rd March 2015
Ballycanew National School
1. School Staffing 2015/2016
Ms Anne Nagle applied for an extension of her career break and this was approved by the BOM. As this will be Anne’s fifth and final year on career break, she will be due to return to work on 1st September 2016.
Mrs Claire O’Donnell and Ms Laura Doyle submitted a joint application to avail of job sharing for the school year 2015/2016, as did Special Needs Assistants Mrs Mary Goff and Mrs Eleanor Hore. Both of these joint applications were approved by the BOM.
2. ASD Project Update
A delay of approximately one month has occurred, however, work on the ASD building continues to near completion.
There are currently 168 pupils enrolled. There are 23 pupils leaving in 6th class in June and our enrolment week taking place from 2nd – 6th of March currently sees 10 pupils enrolled for September 2015.
4. Policy Review
Draft documents of an EPV and RSE policy were reviewed by the Board of Management. It was decided to consult further with staff regarding specific issues highlighted. Finalised documents of both policies will be presented at the next BOM meeting.