Category: Green School News

Green Schools Initiative

Mar 15

Arts Week 2013

We have just concluded a full week of events for Arts Week, including a weaving workshop, free concerts, bodhran workshop, and a table quiz. Undoubtedly one of the highlights was the students version of the popular Harlem Shake dance. We managed to make two versions: A Green Schools one and one by the 1A PE …

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Nov 29

Ballinrobe Community School Receive Cleaner Community Campaign Award

Ballinrobe Community School received the prize of Overall Winner for the

Oct 10

Young Environmentalist Awards

On October the 9th a number of students attended a talk in Claregalway on their participation in the young environmentalist awards.?

May 31

Green Flag Ceremony

May 29

Green Flag Award preparations

Staff and students under guidance of Mr Clancy have completely redesigned the green area at the entrance to the school in preparation for the raising of the Green Flag this Thursday at 11:30am. The flag is going to be raised by two students from the committee: Hayley Munroe and Adam Cannon.

Mar 03

Green Schools Flag success

Having undergone a thorough inspection from Mayo County Council officials, we are delighted to announce that we have been awarded our Green School Flag in recognition of the huge efforts of students and staff. ?

Jan 30

Becoming a Green School

We have kicked off our campaign to achieve a ‘Green School’ status. Changes to the canteen and GP area have seen dramatic improvements in the segregation of rubbish and student attitudes and awareness of environmental issues.