Category: Water theme

19 November 2020

Water Video Competition 2021

2021-03-04T10:15:09+00:00By |Water theme|

The deadline for the Video Competition has been extended to Friday, 23rd April. We are pleased to announce that in conjunction with our 8th annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition we will be again running our video competition category for secondary schools this year! This year's competition's theme is Valuing Water. More information [...]

19 November 2020

Water Poster Competition 2021

2021-03-04T10:15:19+00:00By |Water theme|

The deadline for the Poster Competition has been extended to Friday, 23rd April. We are pleased to announce our 8th annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition! This year's competition's theme is Valuing Water. We are also continuing to hold a Secondary Schools Video Category this year. Details of the video competition can be [...]

22 October 2020

Green-Schools Irish Water Awards 2020 Winners Announced at Online Ceremony

2020-11-06T10:45:34+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools moved its annual Water Awards ceremony online today, with a virtual ceremony shown on screens in 24 schools around the country. Postponed in May due to COVID-19 restrictions, the ceremony celebrates the winners of the annual Water School of the Year Awards; Water poster competition and Water Ambassador Programme. The Green-Schools Water theme is [...]

23 September 2020

World Rivers Day

2020-09-25T15:24:10+00:00By |Water theme, Global Citizenship Marine Environment|

It’s World Rivers Day! Rivers are so important – they shape the land, provide us with water and are home to a huge variety of wildlife. Did you know that we have 70,000km of waterways in Ireland, home to 29 species of freshwater fish?! Some, like the salmon and the eel, only spend part [...]

7 July 2020

Water Conservation Photo Competition Winners!

2020-08-28T10:17:24+00:00By |Water theme|

Thank-you to all the people who took part in our water conservation photo competition. We got many fantastic entries and we'd like to say a big well done for all the great water conservation work that has and is being carried out through out the country by students and families. It all adds up [...]

9 April 2020

Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition 2020 Results

2020-08-28T10:17:25+00:00By |Water theme|

This year's Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition focused on the message: "Let's take Climate Action for Water" which aligned with the theme for World Water Day 2020 while incorporating a positive message of action. This year we also added a new Secondary Schools Video Category. The poster competition encouraged students to investigate the relationship between water [...]

8 April 2020

Water Ambassador Progress Report Winners

2020-08-28T10:17:25+00:00By |Water theme|

After reviewing the very high quality water ambassadors reports submitted this year 2019/20 ambassadors were chosen in each region to be awarded a tablet. Three water ambassadors have won a tablet for their work completed so far on the water ambassador programme 2019/20. The winners from each region are:   West/North: Margaret Nnadi, 2nd year [...]

31 October 2019

Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition 2020

2020-08-28T10:17:25+00:00By |Water theme|

We are pleased to announce our seventh annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition! This year's competition's theme is Let's Take Climate Action for Water, which aligns with the theme for World Water Day 2020: Water & Climate Change. This year we have added a new Secondary Schools Video Category, and we're asking individuals or groups [...]

22 September 2019

Green-Schools Seminars 2019/2020

2020-08-28T10:17:26+00:00By |Uncategorized, Travel theme, Water theme, Biodiversity, Litter & Waste, Energy, Global Citizenship Litter and Waste, Global Citizenship Energy, Global Citizenship Marine Environment, Global Citizenship Travel, Global Citizenship Biodiversity and Food|

Welcome back to the new Green-Schools year! Every year, in partnership with local authorities, we host seminars for teachers in locations across the country. These one-hour seminars are focused on introducing teachers to new Green-Schools themes and are a great place to meet Green-Schools and local authority staff; get information on the theme you're beginning [...]

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