Aims of the project
For children to explore their faith in a thought-provoking and enjoyable way.
Background and goals
The project was the idea of the Lay Chaplain at Mayfield School, Pia Cronin. This is the 2nd year of running Primary School retreats.
I.T is used though not critical. Uses school facilities, Chapel, Concert Hall, dining rooms, Hub (cafe for refreshments). Uses teaching and non teaching staff. No financial contribution.
The Lay Chaplain from Mayfield School runs the retreats. Staff at Mayfield support with escorting, catering and arrangements. Pupils at Mayfield also help with escorting participants. Participants are from Year 6 (10/11).
Frequency and duration
Day long events for primary schools, annually.