Scoil Naomh Pádraig Measc
School Self-Evaluation in Numeracy
Report to Parents
Naomh Pádraig Measc, Caherleaheen is a Catholic school under the patronage of the Bishop of Kerry. Our focus is on developing the moral, spiritual, physical, academic, aesthetic and cultural aspects of each individual pupil. There are 13 teachers and 210 pupils in the school.
We undertook a school self-evaluation in Numeracy during 2013.
This report summarises the strengths that were identified and the areas that have been prioritised for improvement.
We collected information from parents, pupils and teachers in preparing this report. We looked at how well our pupils were doing in Numeracy. We also interviewed pupils, teachers and parents.
As a result, we have concluded the following
Our school has strengths in the following areas:
• Children’s results in Standardised tests for Numeracy show an improvement year on year over the last three years.
• Children report liking and enjoying Maths and feel that they are good at it.
Areas for improvement
The following are prioritised for improvement:
These are as follows:
Area of Focus Timeframe
Shape and Space
Begin November 2012
Measurement development Begin January 2013
Data September 2013
Donal O Connor P.Oide