scoil naomh iosefGreen Schools
This year at Scoil Naomh Iosef we are looking to achieve our sixth Green Flag. The theme of the flag is Global Citizenship; Litter and Waste.
Our committee are working together with school co-ordinator Mr. Murphy and Ms. Nolan to further reduce the volume of waste produced in the school while also learning about our about global issues.
The pupils from Junior Infants to Sixth Class have been very busy learning all about what a global citizen is. As well as learning about the different nationalities in our school. The staff and pupils at Scoil Naomh Iosef represent seven different nationalities.
We have also been taking part in recycling initiatives like clothes collection and battery recycling.
Following the Global Awareness survey carried out last year, we have decided we need to improve awareness of Fairtrade this year. Keep an eye on this page to see our progress!
The Green Schools Committee recently took part in the TLC initiative and did a tidy up in the schools grounds, the surrounding estates, the church grounds, the grave yard and the square. The committee did a great job picking up the litter to keep our community clean...
1st and 2nd class became news readers this week! We did lots of research on the iPads to prepare for our news segment on RTÉ! We learned a lot about becoming global citizens and ways to look after our planet!
This year our 'Green Schools Day of Action' went online. As part of our theme we aimed to learn about and celebrate different cultures in our school community, as well as encouraging recycling. On Friday the 12th of February, the whole...
To launch the Green School’s work for this year we held a Green Schools Code competition. The children from 1st-6th class were asked to come up with a catchy slogan for our theme; Global Citizenship- Litter and Waste. Well done...
This year we have welcomed two new Green Schools Committee members Darragh and Scott. They replaced last years 6th class pupils Orlaith and Shane. The Committee meets twice a month to discuss updates and new initiatives. Juniors/Seniors: Darragh 1st/2nd: Scott,...
Juniors/Seniors: Sorcha1st/2nd: Evan N,. Katie, Patrick3rd/4th: Ava, Emma, Nikolas5th/6th: Kevin, Shane, Orlaith Co-ordinator –Mr. M Murphy
The Green School's committee have been working very hard the past few weeks and organised many events in the school. Michael and Brendan from the Organic College visited the school and carried each class on a nature walk. They also helped the committee plant lovely...
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