“The Mission of the School is to work in partnership with parents and pastors to build a community which is a centre of learning and a centre of evangelisation.”
(The Religious Dimension of Education in a Catholic School, nos 33,34)
The School Board has a responsibility to uphold and promote Catholic Teaching and a Christian way of life within the school community. Ideally, the Board should include parent representation from across all levels of St Kevin’s School, as it provides a forum for discussion, policy-making and shared responsibility for Catholic Education in the School. The Board has a duty to provide responsible, informed advice to the Parish Priest and Principal regarding the provision of Catholic Education within the school.
The Board’s functions include assisting the Parish Priest & Principal: