The SPHE Curriculum (Social Personal Health Education) is taught in all classes from Junior Infants to 6th Class.
You will find a link to the full curriculum document here:
As part of the SPHE Curriculum, the school teaches three programmes
- RSE (Relationships & Sexuality Education):
- Stay Safe
- Walk Tall (Substance Abuse Programme.
The teacher’s manuals that are followed for these lessons can be found below:
Stay Safe: All lessons for all class levels available at: https://www.staysafe.ie/teachers/resources.htm
Walk Tall: All lessons for all class levels available at: https://www.pdst.ie/walktall
We also use a manual called Making the Links, which co-ordinates the use of all three of the above programmes. It is available to view in full here: MakingTheLinks Manual
Our school policy on teaching of RSE is found on the policies page of this website:https://www.holycrosscork.ie/policies/
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the school Principal on 021-4357852.