Loreto College Mullingar’s Parents Advisory Council (PAC) is recognised by school management as a body with appropriate autonomy, organised and run by parents who operate within the context of the school’s Mission Statement. Core Loreto values underpins the work of the committee in order to ensure that the characteristic spirit of the school is developed and upheld.
The aims of the PAC are:
To further the Catholic and educational objectives of the School as articulated in the Loreto philosophy of Education. This function is fulfilled in co-operation with the Board of Management, Principal, teachers and students of the school [s26 (2) Education Act, 1998]
To encourage parent participation in promoting the well being and interests of the pupils of the school.
To foster good relations and communication between parents, teachers, students, and the school community.
To provide a forum to inform and consult parents regarding school policy, plans and activities and to communicate parents’ views on such matters to the school Principal. However, the PAC will not be involved in matters relating to the internal administration of the school.
More information about the PAC and the committee’s constituiton can be requested from the school office.