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Our new Green Schools’ Committee for 2019/20 has been elected and the members have been assigned their jobs on a rotational basis. Having just secured our Water Flag in June, we are now beginning to work towards our 4th Green Flag-Travel. Sorcha Brophy, Green Schools Travel Officer, visited the school on Tuesday 22nd October to […]

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Raising our Water Flag

On Wednesday 19th June, we all gathered in the school hall for a special assembly to mark the raising of our third Green Flag– the Water Flag. In attendance were members of the Board of Management, former members of the Green Schools’ Committee and guest of honour, Monaghan goalkeeper and All-Star, Rory Beggan. The event […]

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St. Louis GNS Take Action Against Climate Change

The pupils of St. Louis GNS took part in the #YouthClimateStrike on Friday 15th March by creating beautiful artwork around the theme of climate change.  They watched informative videos on the subject and one class even held a silent protest around the school in the hope of raising awareness on the topic.  Well done to […]

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Water Action Day

On Tuesday 19th February, the Green Schools’ Committee members organised a very successful Water Action Day for the  whole school.  They visited every classroom where they showed a water video and demonstrated water experiments for all the pupils. Each class was then given the opportunity to walk around the school, carrying 2 litre bottles of […]

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Green Schools Water Forum

On Friday 16th November, Mrs Treanor and the four senior girls on the Green Schools’ Committee:  Niamh, Mia, Jessie and Emma attended a special Water Forum in the Errigal Hotel in Cootehill. They had a great day where they learned a lot, had the opportunity to do some forward planning for the acquisition of our […]

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Green Schools’ Assembly

On Friday 4th May, our Green Schools’ Committee, steered by Mrs Treanor, Miss Brady and Miss Deery organised a special assembly for the whole school. First of all the committee members explained the latest steps we are taking to work towards the acquisition of our 3rd Green Flag, Water. These  include: installing a water butt […]

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