Green Schools

Green School’s Committee

The Green School’s Committee are working to achieve their third green flag for water conservation. We have already achieved our flags for litter and waste and energy.

Our aim is to raise awareness on water conservation throughout the school and local community.

 

Students on the committee are:

Senan O’Brolchain, Odhrán Fitzmaurice, Coleen Boyle, Sarah Guidera, Amy Dunne, James Kelly, Shane Dunne, Ruairí O’Brolchain, Thomas Brennan, Amelia Corbett, Skye Richardson, Niamh Slattery, Aine Slattery, Hannah Tucker, Katie Costello, Laura Shinners, Siofra Buckley, Orla Killeen, Molly O’Brien, Mags Quigley

 

They are joined by the following teachers:

Ms Maher, Ms Maxwell, Ms Coffey, Ms Mahoney, Ms O’Sullivan, Ms Linehan and Ms Kilkenny

 

Achievements to date include:

Set up of a new green school’s committee

Students chairperson, secretary and PRO elected

Initial water survey created and completed, results graphed

Green code created and displayed throughout the school – “C’mon guys, be water wise”

Second water survey created and completed, results compared and graphed

Water monitoring and leaks tests conducted

Day of Action – water fact treasure hunt and water conserving tips in classes and throughout the school, water conservation poster competition in class

 

To work on:

Application submission by March 2019