AskeaCarlow
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Our Aims



  • To create an environment which enables good teaching and allows good learning to take place.
  • To provide the conditions and experiences which will promote the development of the full potential of each person including the spiritual, moral, physical, social, aesthetic, intellectual and vocational development.
  • To provide learning experiences which are planned, purposeful and matched to the needs, abilities and readiness of pupils.
  • To enable the development of Christian, ethical and moral values and attitudes in preparation for adult and working life
  • To help pupils to understand the world they live in and make informed decisions about their lives
  • To ensure our curriculum is characterised by the high standards of teaching and learning
  • To ensure that our curriculum is characterised by a search for continual improvement
  • To provide extra-curricular activities which are planned, purposeful and matched to the needs,abilities and readiness of pupils. Pupils are encouraged and enabled to exercise leadership and responsibility appropriate to their age.
  • To provide a truly co-educational environment
  • To prepare pupils for the challenges, responsibilities and experience of adult life
  • To ensure that every member of the school community is held in very high regard and their dignity, worth and individuality is respected
  • To build a sense of community based on Christian values
  • To foster good relations between different classes and year groups and between staff and pupils
  • To extend a high level of care to all members of the school community
  • To promote a culture of respect throughout the school
  • The school aims to provide especially for those who are disadvantaged in any way
  • The school endeavours to build an effective partnership between the home and the school and aims to be responsive to the local community.
  • The school gives proper support to classroom teaching and to all school activities