Green Schools Awards Ceremony 2019
Congratulations to 18 Offaly Schools who were awarded their Green Flag at an awards ceremony in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone on 21st May 2019.
Schools, both pupils and teachers have worked so hard at caring for their environment and this Flag highlights to their local community how much they work. Well done everyone!
Pictured below is Geashill NS receiving their 6th green flag for Global Citizenship Litter and Waste.
Jack O'Neill from Colaiste Isogain, Portarlington is pictured below speaking at the Green Schools Awards in Athlone. Jack is part of the Green Schools Committee in Colaiste Isogain receiving their flag for Biodiversity. He is a Climate Change Ambassador with An Taisce and is a leader in encouraging his peers and community in taking action against climate change. He is an inspiration for everyone. Well done Jack!
List of Schools that received their awards:
National Learning Network, Tullamore
St. Manchan's NS, Tubber
Scoil Mhuire agus Cormac, Kilcormac
Colaiste Isogain, Portarlington
Gaelscoil An Escir Riadha, Tullamore
SN Mhuire Bainrioghan, Dunkerrin
St. Broghan's NS, Bracknagh
St. Joseph's NS, Gortnamona
St. Colman's NS, Cappagh
Global Citizenship Litter & Waste Flag
St. Caillins NS, Rashina
Global Citizenship Energy Flag
Scoil Mhuire, Tullamore
Scoil Naomh Eoin, Rath
Global Citizenship Marine Flag
Scoil Naomh Mhuire, Cloneygowan
Well done to all involved!!