Category Archives: Green Flag – Energy

Green Schools Mascot Winners

A huge congratulations to three pupils at St. Oliver’s N.S who came second place in Co. Louth ‘Design a Mascot’ competition for Louth County Council. These three pupils each designed a mascot that promoted- ‘Be Green for 2018’. Their images … Continue reading

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Care for the environment this Christmas

Well done to Nora Mc Bride in 5th class who won a poetry competition for Green Schools in Co. Louth. Nora wrote a poem to encourage people to think about the environment this Christmas. She received a voucher from Louth … Continue reading

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October Assembly

5th and 6th class presented a very professional assembly on Faith this week. We all enjoyed and learned from their wonderful speeches, role plays, songs and dances.

Our very capable school leaders were presented with their badges for their role in … Continue reading

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Earth Hour

Earth Hour takes place this Saturday!
Around the globe, millions of people, businesses, and landmarks set aside an hour to host events, switch off their lights, and make noise for climate change action. This year Earth Hour is at 8:30pm on 25 March 2017. Louth County … Continue reading

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School Science Show and Exhibition

We ended Engineering Week in style this year with our School Science Show and Exhibition.
Infants right up to 6th class presented their science investigations this year to the whole school and afterwards there was an exhibition in each class so … Continue reading

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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….
Have a look … Continue reading

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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
Thank you to all those … Continue reading

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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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