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Carrickfergus Academy Policies

DRAFT Anti-Bullying Policy
At Carrickfergus Academy we are committed to providing a caring, friendly and safe environment for all staff and pupils so that teaching and learning can take place in a relaxed and secure atmosphere.

DRAFT Complaints Policy
At Carrickfergus Academy (the “School”), we take complaints seriously. We aim to develop strong partnerships between home and school as we believe the success of our pupils is directly linked to this…

School Charter
The School will aim to respond in as timely a manner as possible to requests for information, meetings or other assistance from parents/guardians.

DRAFT Data Protection Policy
The School is subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which imposes obligations on the School as a data controller in relation to the protection, use, retention and disposal of Personal Information…

Parent Guardian – Code of Conduct
Carrickfergus Academy wishes to encourage close links with parents/carers and the wider school community including teachers, non‐teaching staff and visitors.

DRAFT Parents & Pupils Privacy Notice
Carrickfergus Academy is the data controller of the personal information we hold about our pupils and their parents/families/carers/legal guardians…

Visible ID Policy
Carrickfergus Academy operates a visible ID policy for all people on site, including staff, visitors, contractors and governors. Everyone on both sites is expected to follow this policy and procedure.

Charging and Remissions policy
The Governors of Carrickfergus Academy are committed to ensuring that all pupils, regardless of socio‐economic background, have equal access to the curriculum and to school facilities.

DRAFT Safeguarding CP policy
We in Carrickfergus Academy recognise our primary responsibility for the welfare, care and safety of pupils in our charge…

DRAFT SEN Policy
Carrickfergus Academy through this policy document, seeks to ensure that the needs of all the pupils with special educational needs and/or disability will be addressed and provision made….

Social Media Policy
Social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and other similar online forums are now widely used and these types of Media allow people to communicate in ways that were not previously possible.

Homework Policy
Homework is an important part of school life, much valued by parents. Homework helps to develop independent learning, self-discipline and good organisational skills.

Carrickfergus Academy Information

Anti Bullying Agreement
This contract should be signed by anyone involved in an alleged incident of bullying. Heads of year will use this pro-forma to ensure consistency in approach with all pupils involved.

EA Guidelines – Special Dietary Needs
Special diets can be required for a wide variety of medical conditions including food allergies, food intolerance, diabetes and coeliac disease.

Roles & Responsibilities of Boards of Governors
The implementation of the Education Reform Order (NI) 1989 increased the responsibilities of boards of governors, and these now cover an extremely wide range of roles and functions.

Parent Invite – Election Meeting CA
You are invited to attend a meeting of parents of pupils in attendance at the above school, to be held in the Junior Campus, Downshire Road on Tuesday 25th September 2018 at 6.30 pm.

CA Prospectus 2019 – 20
I am delighted that you are considering Carrickfergus Academy as a post-primary option. Since the Academy opened in September 2018 as a non-selective all ability school for pupils aged 11-18, we have been committed…

GCSE Options 2019
GCSE Options booklet for Year 10 Pupils – 2019

Sixth Form Entry Information
This policy outlines the criteria which will be applied to gain admission into the School’s Sixth Form and the demands of subsequent Sixth Form study.

Return to Sixth Form (2019)
Subjects offered at A-Level. CLC Subjects. Admission Criteria. Enrichment & Extra Curricular. Sixth Form Centre.

A-Level Options 2019
A-Level Options booklet for Year 12 Pupils – 2019

New Year 8 Booklet
We are absolutely delighted that you have chosen Carrickfergus Academy as your new school and by doing so you are making history becoming our very first pupils…

Board of Governors
List of all Board of Governor members for Carrickfergus Academy.

Year 8 Parent Information PowerPoint (2019)
A quick guide and overview of the school day, uniform, expectations, rules, well-being and more…

Parent Info Booklet New Year 8
This pack includes a pupil booklet for your child to read and enjoy as well as information for you as parents / guardians…

School Uniform
The official suppliers of the School uniform are Cuddy’s, 18-20 Marketplace Carrickfergus; Gary’s, 1 North Street Carrickfergus and Gordon’s, 10A Green street Carrickfergus…

Carrickfergus Academy Senior Staff