Travel is the fourth theme of the Green-Schools programme. The Travel theme is funded by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and supported by the National Transport Authority. The ultimate aim of the theme is to increase the number of students walking, cycling, scooting, using public transport or carpooling on the way to school.

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4,200+ students scooted on school on National SOW Day 2016!

SOW = Scoot On Wednesday

Case studies

Scoil Bhailenora, Waterfall, Cork

Scoil Bhailenora is a mixed, rural primary school in County Cork with over 200 pupils and has a [...]

Presentation Primary School, Terenure

Presentation Primary School is a large urban school located in Dublin City. The school is located along a [...]

Coláiste Nano Nagle, Limerick City

Coláiste Nano Nagle received their 4th Green Flag for Travel in 2017. The school is an all girls [...]

Travel has been a wonderful flag to work towards; it has such a positive impact and involves parents and the local community and connected everyone to their local environment more. It also promotes good health and a more active lifestyle, benefiting not just our environment but our bodies too!
Scoil an Athar Maitiú, Togher, Cork

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Videos

1. A video outlining the Green-Schools Travel Theme.

2. Green-Schools in Ireland send a message to world leaders for COP-21

3. Bike Week 2016 in Clare