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Targets: We will increase the partnership of the school with other bodies to widen the support our pupils receive by 5% this year.
Objective of this Intervention/Resource
Numbers Targeted
Garda Vetting - HSCL will target parents of incoming infants to be vetted in order to be involved in school activities
Enable parents to participate in Maths for Fun, Science for Fun and other activities
September 2018
BE ACTIVE PROGRAMME - HSCL & Parents to facilitate PE class
Encourage parents of First Class Pupils to be involved with the school
Nov 2018 - April 2019
Secret Reader - parent visits class to read a story
Junior Infants - Second class
All Year
Library visits for story session with parents
Junior Infants
October 2018 - December 2018
Stretch & Grow with Parents
Junior Infants
Junior Infant Teachers
January 2019
Courses - of interest to parents
Parental Involvement
November 2018 - June 2019
Class teacher to lisise with FDYS in relation to homework requirements
Eliminate difficulties with homework
Pupils attending FDYS
All Year
Alcohol & Drug Awareness Talks with Alice McLoughlin
Preparation for secondary school
6th Class
During Second Term
Homework Club with the support of our School Completion Programme Eliminate the reason that children don't want to come to school as their homework is not completed.
90 +
September 2018 to end of May 2019
UCD School of Archaeology
Raise awareness of local history & promote an interest in history
40 +
May 2019
Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club
Promote interest in the environment & science (habitats project)
Sixth Class Pupils
Spring & Summer
Cycling Road Safety Officer, Wexford County Council
Promote safety in cycling
Summer Term
IT College, Carlow
Promote Science
Science Week

Organisations associated with Active Schools Programme (Athletics Ireland, Gymnastics Ireland, Tug O War Ireland, Enniscorthy Archery, Tennis Ireland, Badminton Ireland, The HSE, The Wheelchair Association & Others)

Promote an active lifestyle as part of the school's Active School Programme
All pupils
All Year
To support the work of our teachers
All teachers
All Year
Chess Coach & Volunteer Parents
To promote the playing of chess
September 2018 - May 2019
Bunclody Tidy Towns
To promote interest in the care for the environment and in the Green Schools' Programme
All pupils
April - June 2019
To ensure the needs of pupils with learning and/or behavioural difficulties are met
As necessary
All Year
To ensure smooth transition from primary to secondary school
6th class pupils
May & June
To promote good health in the school and to facilitate vaccinations, sight & hearing tests etc are carried out
All pupils
All year
Visiting Teacher for children with hearing difficulties
To ensure full participation in the curriculum
All Year
Play Therapy Service
To try to prevent school refusal
As need arises
All Year
To promote reading and the love of books
All pupils
All Year
An Garda Siochána
To promote road safety and respect for law and order
All classes
All Year
Bunclody Fire Service
To promote fire safety
All classes
All Year
To promote recycling, care of the environment and safety
All pupils
All Year
Bunclody Enniscorthy School Completion Programme
To support the needs of pupils in danger of not achieving their true potential due to educational disadvantage
Target Pupils
All Year
GAA Coaches
To promote activity, support our national games and encourage attendance
All pupils
All Year
Swimming Coaches
To promote activity and encourage attendance
Relevant pupils
All Year
Mountain Rescue Team
To promote activity and encourage attendance
All Year
Arts Department Wex Co. Co.
To promote the arts curriculum
All pupils
All Year
Local History Group
To promote local history and respect for our locality
May - June 2019
Bunclody Day Care Centre
To promote respect for the elderly
as appropriate
Various occasions during the year
Bunclody Outdoor Swimming Pool
To promote an active lifestyle
180 +
June 2019
Heritage in Schools Scheme
To promote an interest in our heritage
All pupils
All Year
Local Newspapers
To acknowledge the achievement of pupils
All pupils
All Year
New Ross (Bunclody) Credit Union
To encourage savings
All pupils
All Year
Pre-schools in the Bunclody Area
To ensure smooth transition from preschool to primary school
New Enrolments
From February to June 2019
Pre-school visits
Invite to Christmas Mass & concert, enrolments, liaise re pupil transition to ensure a smooth transition to primary school
All feeder pre-schoola All year as opportunities arise
Sports Organisations in the town
To promote active lifestyles and participation in sports
All pupils
All Year

(Plan formally adopted at teachers' meeting on Wednesday 30th May 2018)