Environmental Awareness & School Garden

Growing Trees from Seed with the Woodland Trust

Third Class collecting seeds in Cabinteely Park in October 2018 (using recycled bags!)

Third Class planting the seeds in our school garden in March 2019



Our Colouring Pencil Project – bringing colour to our garden!

The Garden Club boys really enjoyed this project, from the painting of the “pencils” to deciding on location, lots and lots of measuring and moving. Well done to the boys and Oisín!

 

Reducing the use of single-use bottles –

First litter pick of 2019:

Recycled Christmas Decorations DLR Competition – Johnstown BNS winner Andrew Crimmins, 5th Class, represented the school in the Town Hall in Dún Laoghaire at the final.

Our Annual Garden Open Day took place on June 8th. As always, the boys from the Garden Club gave all our visitors a tour. Tea and coffee was complimentary and many of our guests bought Garden Sundries, sampled our School-Made jam and made a wish in the Fairy Garden.

Petr our caretaker Minister Mary Mitchell O'Connor gets a tour

Junior Infants and First Classes looking at tadpoles in our School Pond