Green Schools

GREEN SCHOOLS by Shane Saunders

Scoil Bernadette has four Green Flags

This is the Green flag

This is the Green flag

1st Green Flag in 2008 for reducing litter and waste

2nd Green Flag in 2010 for saving energy.

3nd Green Flag in 2012 for reducing our use of water

4th Green Flag in 2014 for saving on travel

Please help our school and environment by continuing to (1)reduce, reuse and recycle ,(2) save energ,(3) save water and (4)cut down on travel and transport cost.We will be continuing work towards our 5th Green Flag in 2016. The theme is BIODIVERSITY (the variety of different kinds of life in our world) The Green School Committee meet every Tuesday at 11:15.

Bringing our waste electrical items for recycling

Bringing our waste electrical items for recycling

The Green School Committee went to Raffeen Recyleing  Center in December. We learned about recyleing old stuff and what stuff go in to each skip. We found a old toy dog and we saved him and he is called Oddball. He is our Green School mascot.

Bringing our batteries for recycling

Bringing our batteries for recycling

Builders Waste in Raffeen

Builders Waste in Raffeen