Wellbeing in school

Wellbeing in second level schools


Anti-Bulling Week Resources

An an initiative for Anti-Bullying week, DCU Anti-Bullying Centre, have made a guide available for parents on the below websites, entitled -

Understanding Bullying and Cyberbullying: A Guide on How to Support Your Child".

Click here to read or download Booklet



Tackle Bullying


Wellbeing Indicators:

wellbeing indicators poster
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Wellbeing Initiatives :

  • Introduction talk for parents of 1st, 2nd, 5th – see school calendar on your app

  • Prefects

  • Amber Flag School- 2022-2024

  • Awarded the Gold Jigsaw One Good School Award

  • LGBTQ+ Safe school

  • DCU Anti Bullying FUSE programme rolled out in JC classes

  • Run End to End Challenge completed 2023-2024

  • Shona Ambassador programme

  • Marie Keating Cancer Awareness talks

  • Green Flag

  • Plus much much more



Wellbeing programmes run within the timetable:

Junior Cycle

  • PE

  • SPHE (inc. RSE)

  • CSPE

  • Environmental Science

  • IT education

  • TY

  • Lifeskills Module

  • Wellbeing Module (run as an option 23/24)

  • LCA

  • Social Ed (inc. RSE)

Senior Cycle:

  • PE

  • Careers

  • Wellbeing


School Wellbeing Team

Wellbeing Co-ordinator: Catriona O’Dea

Guidance Counsellors: Sarah Condon, April Corcoran, Marian Roche

SPHE Teachers: Catriona O’Dea, Jason Murphy, Sarah Collins, Eadaoin Loughman, Susan Lowe

Social Ed teachers: Catriona O’Dea, Eileen Doyle, Sarah Joy

Senior Cycle Wellbeing teachers: Catriona O’Dea, Eadaoin Loughman, Sarah Condon

TY Lifeskills Module: Jason Murphy

TY Wellbeing Module: Mr. Billy Finn