Updated plans and policies

Please see our plans and policies section for our updated Health and Safety, Mobile phone, Intimate Care and Physical Intervention policies

Teachers From All Over Europe Visit St Ita’s St Joseph’s

Last week we had teachers from all over Europe visit our school as part of the EU’s ‘Building Bridges and Extending Horizons’ education project, read more about it at the link below.

City and Guilds Course on Painting and Decorating

Check out our Gallery (link) for pictures of our the decorating being done for our new City and Guilds course

Tralee Today – Dylan’s Memory Honoured At St Ita’s and St Joseph’s

A piece was written on Tralee Today about our new course in honour of Dylan McCarthy, to read the full article click this link.

Learning Schools Project 6

Our Learning School Project 6 is focusing on receptive language and money problem solving which is being undertaken by all teachers in our school in the line with the School Self Evaluation Guidelines. All teachers are required to provide explicit instruction four days each week in these areas with lessons and concrete materials provided. We […]

New School Shop

We will be opening a school shop where students will be asked to run and work in the school shop. All proceeds will go towards facilitating the payment of the City and Guilds Programme among other programmes in our school. We are opening the shop to support best practice guidelines, under the new Literacy and […]

City and Guilds Qualification as Painter/Decorators

St. Ita’s and St. Joseph’s will soon be commencing a new venture shortly which will involve attaining a City and Guilds Qualification as Painter/Decorators for some of our students. The Programme will be named after one of our pupils who passed away recently ‘Dylan McCarthy’ and  will commence this February. All participants will receive 300 […]

Comenius Project Update

Our Comenius Partners will be visiting Teneriffe from 12th -14th of February and they will visit us in Ireland from the 13th – 16th of May. We will travel to Belgium for the final education festival from the 7th to the 14th of June. Congratulations to our students, Desmond Dreher and Siobhan Looney who will […]

New extension, Congratulations to Luke Scollard and our Staff

One of our pupils Luke Scollard, won a Distinction Garda Youth Achievement Award and was presented with this award  at the Ballyroe Hotel on the 16.01.15. Congratulations to Staff from St. Ita’s and St, Joseph’s who sucessfully completed Physical Intervention and Positive Behaviour Training with Team Teach from the UK. Our Physical Intervention Policy will […]

Site Updates

We have recently updates some pages on our site to reflect updates to our Junior Cert, Leaving Cert and Modular Programmes. For review the changes can be found at the following links;