The Healthy Schools Programme promotes a whole school approach to health.
Healthy Schools is intended to deliver real benefits in respect of:
• Improvement in health and reduced health inequalities;
• Raised pupil achievement;
• More social inclusion; and,
• Closer working between health promotion providers and education establishments
The school wants all children and young people to be healthy and achieve at school and in life by providing opportunities at school for enhancing emotional and physical aspects of health.
The school was successfully reaccredited in 2010.