Green Schools & Our Green Flag

At present Scoil Mhuire has 6 Green Flags.

The 6 we have are for Litter and Waste, Energy, Water, Travel, Global Citizenship and Biodiversity

Litter and Waste

Litter & Waste is the first theme. It focuses on litter and waste issues, encouraging a sense of responsibility.


Energy looks at the steps which can be taken at school to reduce energy consumption and raise awareness of climate change.


This theme develops awareness around water conservation and how to effectively manage this important resource in schools.


This theme aims to increase the number of students walking, cycling, scooting, using public transport or carpooling to school.

Global Citizenship – Litter and Waste

This theme enables schools to discover how work on Green-Schools has positively influenced our global community.


Biodiversity looks at increasing awareness in schools of the importance of native plants, animals and habitats.

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