Tag: Green Schools

Scores on the Door

Our green school initiative for recycling was in full swing this month with so many classes across the school getting the top score of ten out of ten for recycling. Thanks to the pupil representatives from the Green Schools committee, Ms. Brady, Ms.Hickey & Ms. Tighe for organising it. Each class will now receive extra …

3rd class – shoeboxes

Today, Ms Brennan’s 3rd class spent some time preparing shoeboxes for the annual Team Hope appeal. As part of the SPHE curriculum, we took the opportunity to talk about how each of us can be a good citizen by helping those in need in Ireland & in other countries. It was lovely to see the …

Climate Strike!

Last Friday was a historic day as millions of students from around the world went on strike to demand action on climate change. Although this has been mainly led by secondary students, some of our pupils here in St Dominic’s also took part in the strike. Pupils from Mr Looney’s 4th, Ms Duffy’s 5th and …

Green Schools Energy Slogan Competition Winners

At senior assembly today we announced the winners of the Green School’s Slogan Competition the topic of Energy. There were lots of colourful entries with catchy slogans on conserving and using energy wisely and it was a tough decision choosing a winner from each class. The winners from each class group received a gift card …

Climate Change Project in Mr Fagan’s 4th Class

As part of our attempts to gain another Green Flag, Mr Fagan’s 4th Class have been spending the past 2 weeks learning all about Climate Change and ways it affects people and animals.  After we had learned what causes Climate Change, we created posters based on ways in which students at St Dominic’s can help …