Welcome to the Parents Association
The Parent Association is the structure through which parents/guardians in a school can work together for the best possible education for their children.
" The Parent Association works with the principal, staff and the board of management to build effective partnership of home and school.
" Educational research on the involvement of parents in schools shows that children achieve higher levels when parents and teachers work together.
" The Parent Association can advise the principal and Board of Management on policy issues and incidents that may require a review of school policy, e.g. Bullying, Safety, Homework, Behaviour problems, Enrolment etc.
" Parent Associations can suggest and/or organise extra-
" The Parent Association is a support for parents in the school.
" The Parent Association can invite speakers to address the parents on issues which are topical or relevant.
" The Parent Association is not a forum for complaint against either an individual teacher or parent. The Complaints Procedure is the mechanism for this.
Here is SS Peter and Paul JNS, we are very fortunate to have a core group of parent volunteers on our Parent Association. We are very appreciative of the time and effort they give to our school community. New volunteers are always wecome! If you cannot commit to being on the Association but would still like to be involved please get in touch. (Currently by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org )