Tipperary School named Green-Schools Marine School of the Year

Sisters of Charity N.S., Clonmel, Co. Tipperary  were honoured at a ceremony in Dublin to mark the first  Green-Schools Marine Environment Awards. Eight outstanding schools were selected from the 88 schools nationwide receiving their Green Flag for Global Citizenship: Marine Environment this month. Primary schools and secondary schools were chosen from four regional divisions (Dublin […]

Irish Water and Green-Schools supporting students during lockdown with suite of Stay Home Resources

Green-Schools, in partnership with Irish Water, are supporting students and their families during lockdown with a series of Stay Home resources aimed at helping them learn more about water, one of our most fascinating and precious resources. With students and their parents adapting to the challenges of home schooling, these online resources are designed to […]

Green-Schools and Irish Water launch seventh year of partnership – 26 Tipperary schools participating in the water theme

An Taisce’s Green-Schools programme has teamed up with Irish Water for a seventh year to support schools working to gain a Green Flag under the water theme. The water theme aims to increase awareness of water conservation among primary and secondary school students. In Tipperary 26 schools are currently working on the water theme across […]

Almost 2,000 Tipperary students participated in the Green-Schools water theme

Following the drought of summer 2018 Irish Water is delighted to once again sponsor the An Taisce Green-Schools water theme for the sixth year running. School children across Ireland saved over 389 million litres of water last year, the equivalent of over 450 million cups of coffee, due to their participation in the Green-Schools programme. […]