Green Schools Archive

Green Schools 2013

We currently fly one green flag which we received on Thursday the 16th of May 2013. Mrs. Meehan, our green schools coordinator with pupils Atene, Cliodhna and Holly collected the flag in the Silver Springs Hotel, Cork on the day. We received our flag due to the hard work of the Green Schools committee and the school as a whole, focussing on the area of litter and waste. We are very proud of our achievement.

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Achieving our 2nd Green School Flag 2015.

  • Turned off all appliances in the evening and at the weekend.

  • Turned off all computer screens when not in use.

  • Closed windows when central heating was on.

  • Closed doors when leaving classrooms.

  • Put interactive whiteboards on standby when not in use.

  • Efficient use of plugs by staff.

  • Encouraged children to wear vests during winter.

  • Adjusted thermostat with the change of seasons.

  • Installed energy efficient bulbs throughout school.

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