WELLBEING POLICY – MERCY MOUNTHAWK
Through a process of consultation with staff, parents and students over 2017/18, the school has developed a WELLBEING policy which explains the approach to promoting wellbeing that is adopted in Mercy Mounthawk. Please read the policy here: Mercy Mounthawk WELLBEING Policy RATIFIED 25 Feb 2019
The Wellbeing programme in Mercy Mounthawk has a curriculur element which is delivered through SPHE/RSE class and PE classes. If you would like to see further information on these subject programmes please follow the links.
There is also a very important extra-curricular and co-curricular programme in the school which supports student WELLBEING. We have a dynamic Health Promotion committee which runs two health promotion weeks each year focusing on various aspects of health. See some of their activities here. We also have a significant emphasis on the promotion of Mental Health in the school and again there is a vibrant group of students, teachers and parents involved in this project. See some of their activities in particular the Amber Flag project and the Cycle Against Suicide project here…