Green School Committee 2017-18

This is the Green Schools’ Committee beginning their work on the school’s 6th Green Flag for Global Citizenship Litter and Waste.

They have regular lunchtime meetings, do litter warden duties and are involved in maintaining all of our other 5 Green Flags.


Sustainable Energy Workshop

On Wednesday 4th October, the 5th Classes took part in a Science workshop run by Sustainable Energy Ireland. They learned all about the energy we use, fossil fuels, climate change and renewable energy.

They took part in experiments including the Alka-Seltzer pop where they saw how chemical energy is released and the potato battery experiment where they found out about amounts of chemical energy stored in food.

It was a very informative and enjoyable day.


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Barry Eaton Visit

Barry Eaton of Louth County Council visited our school and spoke to the Green School Committee about Drogheda Tidy Town Committee.

Barry also presented us with a book about Irish nature called Naturama.


Flag Raising Ceremony

On Monday we celebrated the school receiving our 5th Green Flag and our first Active Flag. After raising the two flags, both committees enjoyed lunch in Scholars as a well deserved treat.


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