This was a thoroughly enjoyable whole school experience.
Maintenance & enhancement of school & grounds is ongoing by all children
A feeding station to be established
Biodegradable matter for compost.
Bin located in each room. Senior pupils responsible for collection (assisted by a junior).
Careful management of paper. Use of special dedicated paper bins.
his has been hugely successful and reduced a great deal of paper waste
Collection points for batteries and paper. Ensure everyone knows where they are. Empty regularly.
Battery recycling increasing as time goes by
Use of recycled materials for art and craft, music etc. some materials are gathered by children. A special recycle bin located in Art Room the rest is obtained in the Resource Centre
Recyclable materials used for costumes & props in Christmas play as well as St. Brigid & sea display. Homemade musical instruments created using recyclable materials.
Day of Action
Litter – target 5 areas around the school.
Very successful Day. The Children enjoyed themselves and learned a lot in the process.
Tidy classrooms award
Recycling – a trip to the local clothes bank.
Make musical instruments using recyclable materials
Plant flowers in pots –to enhance the school environment
Document the activities
Upload to school website.
Feeding station replenished regularly by senior pupil assisted by an infant. Children enjoy observing birds all year round.
Set flowers in pots.
Spring & early summer 2011
This is a nice welcome for visitors.
Prepare the organic garden.
This is improving all the time. Both staff & children are now far more aware of what can be recycled and what we can prevent going to landfill.
Teachers making effort to photocopy on both sides of page when possible.
Excellent work in relation to paper recycling.
Parents now receive notes through the text a parent service.
A section of our school website dedicated to green schools.
Green schools notice board established.
Est. Oct. 2010
Proved very successful. Children are accessing it at home thus informing family/friends etc.
Keeping the school community up to date.