Additonal Educational Needs


The aims of the Additional Educational Needs Department in St Mac Dara’s are to encourage, support and enable students with assessed additional educational needs, to reach their full potential in a safe, caring and supportive environment.

The department supports the school curriculum through the medium of literacy and numeracy. As well as academic success, the personal development and social skills of every student with additional educational needs are a primary focus for the department.

The department co-operates and works closely with the relevant stakeholders and support agencies with regard to the education of students with additional needs.