What is the School Completion Programme?
St. Brendan’s College, under the DEIS scheme has been part of the School Completion Programme since 2007. Roisin Heavey is the Project Worker for the North Mayo School Completion Programme. She works in St. Brendan’s College every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
The School Completion Programme (SCP) provides support to children and young people to help them to get the most from their education.
North Mayo SCP project focuses on:
- Improving children’s attendance at school.
- Improving children’s participation in school (involvement in class and school activities).
- Improving children’s retention (staying in school).