The Derrytrasna Pastoral Care Awards 2020

The Department of Education, in partnership with the Public Health Agency, is seeking examples of outstanding pastoral care in schools. The Awards recognise school communities that have demonstrated exceptional co-operative effort in supporting the pastoral care of pupils in the 2018/19 academic year.

The closing date is Friday 13 December 2019 and communities are being urged to nominate now.

Schools cannot self-nominate but parents or others in the wider school community can nominate a school that has provided exceptional pastoral care.

Applications should be made by no later than 13 December 2019 using the online form available at: