Working Together for a Sustainable Future
Meet our Green Team! Green Schools is Ireland’s leading environmental management and education programme for schools. We are very proud to be a green school. We work hard to maintain this status!
Themes of the Green Schools Programme
Litter and Waste
Litter and Waste is the first theme. It focuses on litter and waste issues, encouraging a sense of responsibility.
Energy looks at the steps which can be taken at school to reduce energy consumption and raise awareness of climate change.
This theme develops awareness around water conservation and how to effectively manage this important resource in schools.
This theme aims to increase the number of students walking, cycling, scooting, using public transport or carpooling to school.
Biodiversity looks at increasing awareness in schools of the importance of native plants, animals and habitats.
Global Citizenship – Litter and Waste
This theme enables schools to discover how work on Green-Schools has positively influenced our global community.
Global Citizenship – Energy
This theme gives schools the chance to revise Energy and look at issues surrounding energy use globally.
Global Citizenship – Marine
This theme focuses on raising awareness of marine eco-systems and the work being done to save them.
Partners of the Green Schools Programme
With thanks to ‘Green Schools Ireland’ for the above information.