Green Schools
Town Hall Travel Hub Meeting

Town Hall Travel Hub Meeting

Our Green School Committee members represented the school in a very mature manner on Thursday, April 30th 2024. The girls joined their compatriots from McEgan College, St. Maryโ€™s and St. Colemanโ€™s at a travel hub meeting held in the Town Hall. Many local politicians...

Walk for Water 2024

Walk for Water 2024

Members of the St Josephโ€™s Green Schools Committee attended the annual Walk for Water event in Gougane Barra on March 22nd. The girls carried up to 6 litres of water on their backs in a 6km trek to the top of Gougane Barra. The recycled containers were filled from the...

Global Goals Week 2024

Global Goals Week 2024

ย  ย  The students in St Joseph's actively partook in Global Goals Week 2024 between the dates of February 26th and March 1st 2024. Some classes were interacting with students from Kenya, South Africa, Ghana and the UAE. On day 1, the students were given a general...

Macroom Tidy Towns: Green Schools Clean-Up!

Macroom Tidy Towns: Green Schools Clean-Up!

A big thank you to the volunteers in Macroom Tidy Towns who we assisted on the 2nd February with a town clean-up. Ms. Dineen, Ms. O'Sullivan & Ms. Brรญd were accompanied by our enthusiastic Green Schools Committee. We collected bags of rubbish and had worked up a...

Walk to School Week 2024

Walk to School Week 2024

The Green Schools Committee held a very successful Walk to School Week 2024 between the 15th and 19th of January. Those who participated for all 5 days were rewarded with a certificate. Mrs Cronin 3rd class and Mr O'Mahony's Senior Infants were the best performing...

Green Schools Update!

Green Schools Update!

The Green Schools Committee have been busy since its formation. To reduce waste even further, bins in each classroom have been relabelled with clear visual signs. Clara, Fiadh, Erin and Mai conducted a litter clean-up on the school grounds. In addition, Blรกthnaid,...