Category Archives: Green Schools

National Tree Day 

On Thursday the 13th of October the Lord Mayor of Cork will come to Saint Joseph’s and plant two sapling Rowen trees. Third class have been taking care of the saplings.    

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Green flag update.

After a long hour of speeches and awards we have finally received our Green Flag for Travel. We would just like to say thank you for all the help towards this flag whether it be parent or student we couldn’t … Continue reading

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Incredible Edibles

The children of St. Joseph’s have been getting their hands dirty thanks to the INCREDIBLE EDIBLES!!!. They have been planting fruit and vegetables such as: Potatoes, lettuce, carrots, strawberries and turnips and have been taking great care of them. They will also … Continue reading

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RSA visiting officer

The road Safety Officer visited children from first to sixth class today to tell us all about road safety.  

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Cycling in fourth class

Fourth class are receiving cycling lessons over a six week period. They are learning all about safety checking their bikes and also how to be safe on the roads. This also links in with our work in getting the Transport … Continue reading

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Sherkin Island Marine Station Competition Winner 2015

Congratulations to Mathew from sixth class on being one of the individual winners in the Sherkin Island Marine Station Competition 2015. Check out all of the winners by clicking on the icon below. And this is the wonderful art work … Continue reading

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First Class Art Work

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First class are after doing some amazing art work today. They’ve drawn out plans for what their ideal play grounds would look like. The new playground in Fitzgerald’s Park could learn a thing or two from these fantastic designs. Well … Continue reading

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WEEE recycling

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Today we had a visit from the WEEE Ireland van and recycled all of the old electrical goods in the school. The green school committee loaded everything onto the van and even kept  items such as floppy disks as mementos! … Continue reading

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Green Schools Garden

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The St. Joseph’s Green school committee wants to tell you about how we strive to make the world a cleaner and better place to live in. One of the projects that we have had running for since 2012 is the School Garden. … Continue reading

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Green Schools

The boys are going to tell us all about the school vegetable patch. ..

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