Recent article from the Irish Times, referencing the Mental Health approach at High School, as referenced by Mr. Patsy McCaughey 

The parenting Expo 29th sept. 2017 at the Rds 

online awareness for parents



"Everytging you wanted to know about parenting, but didn't know who to ask!" 

MEntal Health @ The HIGH School

The 2018 COMPASS AGM will take place in Wilson's Hospital School, Multyfarnham, County Westmeath, on Saturday 26th May High School wins National Wellread Award
Details below:

 9.30am to10.00 a.m.             Registration and Tea/Coffee on arrival
10.00 a.m.                             Welcome by Paul Rolston (Compass President) &

“National Parents Council post primary and Compass – Representing Parents in the Future” Information and Discussion assisted by Senan Turnbull – Community, Voluntary and Charities Sector Specialist.


“Strengths-based Education – motivating your son or daughter for learning success” – talk by Arthur Godsil, MA, M.Ed – Godsil Education

11.45am                              A.G.M

Agenda - Circulation of 2017 A.G.M. Minutes (Also available on our website, Hon. Sec. Report 2017-2018, President’s Report, Hon. Treasurer’s Report & Accounts for 2017, Adoption of Accounts and also Election of Officers and Executive Committee for 2017-2018

1.15 p.m. (approx.)              School lunch for those who require it.

(Please contact the Secretary on if you wish to stay for lunch)

An outline of activities driven by parents in each of our schools will be shared on the day.

 We hope that as many parents from Compass affiliated schools can attend and look forward to seeing you at Wilson’s Hospital School.  We extend our thanks to the Principal Ms Niamh McShane for facilitating the meeting.

Julie Carr








We have included below some links that may be helpful to parents.

useful sites and articles of possible interest


how to raise successful kids without over parenting


H.S.D. Parents' Association


COMPASS AGM, Wilson's Hospital 26th of MAy