Category Archives: Green Flag – Energy

Green Flag Award Ceremony

On Tuesday 24th May we travelled to The Helix, DCU, Dublin for the Green Flag award ceremony. We had a fantastic day. When we arrived we registered our school and got some photos taken. Then we had our lunch and … Continue reading

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Green fingers in Senior Infants

After all the planting and sowing last month in Senior Infants, our fruit and vegetables are beginning to grow. There is a lot of excitement as each day more and more seems to be growing.
We wait in anticipation….
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The Official Opening of our New Eco Tribe Garden

Check out our ‘New Eco Tribe Garden’- opened today and developed by the Tidy Town’s Committee Carlingford, The Parents’ Association, St Oliver’s N.S 2nd Class pupils and teacher  in conjunction with Louth County Council.
Teacher and Pupils
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Preparing for the Eco Tribe Garden Launch!

Second Class were busy planting in the Eco Tribe garden today in preparation for the opening ceremony on Friday. They enjoyed figuring out which plants were medicinal and which ones were culinary. Thank you to Declan Savage, Pauric Flanagan, Pam … Continue reading

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Eco Tribe Anthem

This is our Eco Tribe anthem which second class composed. It begins with a catchy chorus in the tune of ‘Put ’em under pressure’ (Jackie’s Army) and has a short rap in between. We will sing this song at the … Continue reading

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Excellence 2015 – 2016

St. Oliver’s N.S. are hoping to achieve the Discover Science and Maths Plaque of STEM Excellence for the 7th time this year.
There are several steps that we have successfully completed to attain this award again:
Step 1: Science
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Renewable Energy Art and IT Project

Pupils created excellent constructions of different types of renewable energy and presented them to the class, along with research projects completed using their google accounts in Slides.
The presentations were so informative and interactive with pictures, facts, animations and quizzes! They … Continue reading

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Great News for Green Schools

Over the last two years everyone in St. Oliver’s has been working very hard on the theme ‘Energy’ for Green Schools. We have a committee, which is made up of a boy and girl from each class, that do their … Continue reading

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March Assembly Awards

To conclude a fantastic term, we had a very lucky and deserving winner from the Golden Book raffle and equally deserving runner up! Remember, to get into the golden book for  next term, simply get caught being very kind or … Continue reading

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Perfect Proclamation Day in St. Oliver’s N.S.

St. Oliver’s celebrations for Proclamation Day 2016 were a great success.
It began with teachers, Gráinne and a 6th class pupil reading the 1916 Proclamation of Independence.

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