This policy was drawn up in response to technological advances, which have seen a significant increase in hand held electronic ‘gadgets’ amongst the school population over recent years.
Relationship to School Ethos:
The use of mobile phones and other electronic games can contravene the provision of a safe and secure school environment and may not be conducive to learning - a provision which is central to the mission statement and ethos of Eglish NS.
Internal School Procedures:
The following are the guidelines for mobile phone/electronic games usage in the school;
Roles and Responsibilities:
All staffs share in the co-ordination and implementation of this policy.
This policy is monitored on an ongoing basis and amendments added as new technology comes on stream.
This policy has been in place since 16th of April 2018.