Health Promoting School
Following the huge success of its Healthy Eating Policy and the Food Dudes Healthy Eating Programme, Scoil Iósaf is now taking part in an exciting new project called the Health Promoting Schools Network.
A Health Promoting school is about giving the school a special focus on health. It encourages teachers, students and parents to look at how healthy lifestyles and environments may be built upon within the school.
Benefits of a Health Promoting School
- Better learning results for students
- Increased student self esteem
- Lowered incidence of bullying
- Safer school environment
- Better use of outside agencies
- Students receive better quality education
Click here to read about our Healthy eating Policy!