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30May 2022

Woodland Workshop

As part of National Biodiversity Week 2022 the Green Schools committee took part in an ‘Investigative Woodlands Workshop’ with Robert Nelson from An Taisce. Robert was very informative and helped us to discover the rich biodiversity present in our school grounds. It was a lovely way to finish our Green School year in keeping with …

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31Mar 2022

Getting back to our roots

This week some of our 5th yr and TY students under the guidance of Ms Munnelly were involved in planting a variety of native Irish trees including Alder, Birch, Hawthorn & Rowan which were generously gifted from Connaught Gold as part of their native tree planting initiative to protect and support our ecosystem for future …

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22Dec 2021

Green Schools Art Competition

Well done to all the students that took part in the Green Schools – Biodiversity Art Competition.   There were some fantastic entries but winners had to be chosen and the successful students were, Renate –  1st place, Hamna –  2nd place , Anna Mai and Coleen joint 3rd place. The winning entries are on …

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08Dec 2021

Syrian Small Broad Bean Project

In 2019 Irish Seed Savers Received the Syrian small broad bean seed from Liam Gaffney, a long-term supporter and collaborator from Nairn Scotland. In his words “The conflict in Syria has been devastating for farmers and the country’s position as “the breadbasket of the Middle East”. It is important to conserve as much as we …

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14Nov 2021

Branching Out!

TY students planting a native wild cherry tree kindly donated by the tree council of Ireland #trees #sustainability #native #biodiversity

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04Dec 2020

Climate Ambassador Award

Many Congratulations to Latisha Beirne who received a Climate Ambassador Award during the week for her fantastic work on highlighting the issues of climate change as a very active member of our Green School Committee. We are very proud of her achievements. Skip to 35min on the video to see her receive her award. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJhBw4CYmS8&feature=youtu.be …

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