A policy is a principle or rule to guide decisions and achieve rational outcomes.
A policy is an intent, and is implemented as a procedure or protocol.
Policies are developed by the Principal and staff and adopted by the School Board. Policies are reviewed regularly to ensure that they are up to date with the newest legislation in accordance with the Department of Education.
Sacred Heart Primary school bases its policies on ‘The Bishop’s Commission Policies’ in the Catholic Systemic Schools in the Armidale Diocese.