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Biodiversity Day πŸŸπŸ¦†πŸ•·πŸ¦”πŸ’πŸŒ΄

Well done to the Green Committee for all their hard work this week. Today was Biodiversity Day and the final day of Green Week. Our Fifth Year Green Committee members organised a fun Treasure Hunt to see how much everybody learned this week. They also ran a biodiversity quiz throughout the week. Winners will be […]

Litter and Waste Day πŸ—‘ πŸŒπŸŒŠπŸš―β™»οΈ

Waste can be so dangerous if it’s not disposed of properly. It poses huge problems to wildlife, on land, in the waterways and sees. We are so lucky in Beaufort to be able to compost on our own grounds. Composting can lead to an increase in biodiversity. Let’s remind ourselves and make a big effort […]

Travel Day πŸ›΄πŸš²πŸšžπŸ§—πŸ»β€β™‚οΈπŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸŒπŸšΆπŸ»β€β™€οΈπŸƒπŸΎβ€β™€οΈ

Our message to students today is to consider buying Irish products in order to cut down on β€˜food miles’ which are a huge contribution to climate change. Students will advise on where to get the best Irish products. Our TY Environmental class also started adding up our survey results.

Water and Climate Change Day πŸŒπŸ³πŸ¬πŸ’§πŸ—ΊπŸšΏπŸš°

WeΒ  areΒ  celebrating wonderful water today during Green Week and remindingΒ  our students to be mindful of how they use water. Did you know that the average person now drinks 45 litres of water a year? That’s a lot of plastic and a lot of energy. Students and staff will be encouraged to use a […]

Energy Day – Green Week πŸ’‘ πŸ’ͺ

Green Week kicked off today with our green queens πŸ‘ΈπŸΌ Β peer teaching and an emphasis on Energy as a theme. We have three main aims this week:   That students and staff have a better understanding of biodiversity and can identify how we can assist in promoting biodiversity in our school and community. That students […]