School News

Keep up to date with all the latest Stratford College News and Events.

Safe Route to Schools Update
Subject Blogs, Wellbeing, General School News, Green Schools, Parents Association, Student Council / 8 July 2024

Safe Route to Schools Update

A ‘School Zone’ road surface sign is being painted directly on Zion Road on the northern side of the turn for Victoria Road. This is to advise motorists they are in a School Zone and to drive accordingly.

Two new ‘School Ahead’ with flashing amber signs will be installed on Zion Road on the northern side of the turn for Victoria Road. This is to advise motorists they are in a School Zone and to drive accordingly. Click for more details. 

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Department of Education: Schools experience of implementing the Wellbeing promotion process using School Self Evaluation in primary and post-primary schools.
Subject Blogs, Wellbeing, General School News, Parents Association, Student Council / 21 June 2024

Department of Education: Schools experience of implementing the Wellbeing promotion process using School Self Evaluation in primary and post-primary schools.

Earlier this year Stratford College was invited to take part in the video recording of best practice being carried out by NEPS (National Educational Psychological Service) for the Department of Education from the perspectives of school staff and students. Click here for more details and watch the video!

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Transition Year Programme 2024
Subject Blogs, English/Drama, Geography, Wellbeing, General School News, Career Guidance, Green Schools, Parents Association, Student Council, Transition Year, Senior Cycle Redevelopment / 2 June 2024

Transition Year Programme 2024

Following a review of the needs of our students, International Research Findings (OECD) and the NCCA Draft Transition Year Programme Statement we are very pleased to be introducing the following personal development courses as part of our programme next year. 

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3rd Years present their Design Thinking 'Fast Fashion' projects as part of Trinity extenDT2 research project
Subject Blogs, Art, Computer Science, Wellbeing, Green Schools / 30 May 2024

3rd Years present their Design Thinking 'Fast Fashion' projects as part of Trinity extenDT2 research project

Throughout the summer term all 3rd Year Computer Studies students participated in Trinity College's ERASMUS extenDT2 research project into Design Thinking with Emerging Digital Technologies. Through Design Thinking and using any of the three technology applications (ChoiCo, MaLT2, SorBET and nQuire for Students) - the 3rd years came up with games to help change the behaviour and understanding of people about Fast Fashion.

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