Twitter: @IPPN_Education Twitter: @IPPN_Education Linked In: company/ippn

IPPN Irish Primary Principals' Network, the professional body for Irish primary school leaders

Listings RSS
Add your listing here

A Good Practice Guide for Breakfast Clubs

Healthy Food for All has developed A Good Practice Guide for Breakfast Clubs, which provides practical advice on setting up and running breakfast clubs in schools and community settings. The Guide is available to download from their websi ...

Complaints Policy

Prior to compiling or revising the Complaints Policy in your school, please refer also the official Complaints Procedure as agreed by the primary level teacher unio ...

Great Effort Template

Certificate of great effort

Helping your child to grow

Presentation slides that could be used during a meeting with parents/Parent Association

HIV in schools - Information for parents Popular

CHIVA - Children's HIV Association - Information for schools and others providing support to children with HIV.


Homework Policies

There are two homework policies, both of which are stored under Policies & Plans - School Policies. These are:

  • Homework Po ...

  • Kind and Helpful Template

    Certificate template

    Lent Calendar Popular

    Letter of commendation to parents re. pupil

    Template letter from principal commending a pupil for reaching a milestone - filling his behaviour stamp book with stamps. Could be tailored for any kind of commendation.

    Letter to Parents - Rearranging Classes

    This can be used as a template to explain to parents how classes are being arranged and the criteria used to place children in particular classes.

    Letter to Parents - revised Code of Behaviour

    Template letter asking parents for their feedback/approval of a revised draft Code of conduct/code of discipline/code of behaviour.

    Letter to Parents - Swine Flu

    Advice for Parents if the school is closed or children are sick owing to an outbreak of swine flu

    Parental Complaints Policy Popular

    Complaints Procedure included here is the 5-stage process agreed by the teacher union and management bodies. See also Parents - Issue Resolution Process Overview...

    Parental Separation - Implications for the School

    This resource bundle aims to clarify the roles and responsibilities of the school and to answer the most frequently asked questions that we receive in the IPPN National Support Office. For the purpose of this ...

    Parents - Issue Resolution Process Overview

    See attached flowchart submitted by a Principal - show the flow of action to be taken when raising an issue with the school, who to contact first, what happens if the issue is still not resolved etc.

    Reporting Standardised Test Results to Parents Popular

    Transcript of an interview on the topic of Reporting Standardised Test Results to Parents with Professor Eugene Wall, educational psychologist, Vice-President of Mary Immaculate College in Limerick and co-author of both the Micra-T and Sigma-T st ...

    Student Council - Role & Functions

    See also Establishing a School Council which is stored under Policies & Plans - School Policies


    Designed by the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) for parents to help their children

    IPPN Member Login

    2014/2015 Membership


    Key Links

    TextaSub - Send Substitute Vacancy by Text Message EducationPosts - Free vacancy advertising School to parent text message service Esinet 

    New DES Circulars

    DES Purple1

    You are here  : Resources Parents & Pupils

    IPPN Sponsors




    IPPN Partners

    N Carambola