In Service Day for Post Primary School

In Thornhill Retreat on Wednesday 8th October the Heads of RE from most of the Post Primary Schools in the diocese gathered for their annual In Service Day. During the day the teachers discussed the challenges and opportunities that the revised curriculum is presented them with in teaching RE in Key Stage 3. A short discussion also took place about the future of School Chaplaincy. Presentations were given about the Pope John Paul II Award, the Rejoice Choir, School Inspection of RE and Catholic Ethos, the IOSAS Centre and Celtic Garden, the Thornhill Centre and the Derry Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes.