Information on school term dates, welfare, bad weather protocol and more.
Please read the Parent Information Booklet. Copies of these documents can be obtained at any school maintained by the authority and reference copies are available at public libraries.
Copies will be distributed without charge to parents of pupils commencing at primary school for the first time or who are transferring from primary school to secondary school.
Note: The appendix (pages 16 - 31) on this document could be inaccessible because of the bilingual nature of the document. If you have any trouble reading the appendix, please contact the education department (information above).
In addition, handbooks are published giving information about the status, organisation and curriculum of each individual school.
These documents will be distributed to parents of children who are commencing at school for the first time or who are transferring from primary to secondary school. Any other parent may, on request, obtain a copy from the appropriate school.
Although the information in this document is correct at the time of publication, there may be changes in the education service affecting the Authority’s arrangements in the year in question or subsequent years.