STEM Awards

We are always working hard to develop our science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) work happening in Scoil Chlíodhna CNS. In 2015/16 and 2016/17 we were delighted to be presented with SFI Discover Science & Maths (DPSM) Awards. As well as recognition, this Award brings a range of benefits; it provides a structure for STEM work, raises the profile of science in our school and among parents and increases whole school...

Green Flag

“Green-Schools is Ireland’s leading environmental management and education programme for schools. Promoting long-term, whole-school action for the environment Green-Schools is a student-led programme with involvement from the wider community.” https://greenschoolsireland.org/about/ We are working hard to turn Scoil Chlíodhna green!!  Our first Green School theme is Litter and Waste.  Throughout the next two years, we are going to be working hard to educate our children and their families, as well as our local community in Carrigtwohill, in how to reduce, reuse and recycle so that we can become greener! “Reducing the amount of waste we produce by re-using, repairing, composting, recycling and, most importantly, preventing waste in the first place, we can help to protect both our country and our planet for future generations.” www.greenschoolsireland.org Here are some useful sites for further information on how to reduce litter and waste in your homes or your workplaces: National Spring Clean: http://www.nationalspringclean.org Stop Food Waste: www.stopfoodwaste.ie Weee Recycle: http://www.weeerecycle.ie Free Trade Ireland: www.freetradeireland.ie EPA Waste: https://www.epa.ie/irelandsenvironment/waste Keep an eye out on our Facebook page, our Twitter account and our school website for further information on how you can help us work to achieve our first Green Flag award and how we can protect our environment and our world –...

Active School Flag

The Active School Flag is awarded to schools that strive to achieve a physically educated and physically active school community. The process aims to get more schools, more active, more often. This year, Sport Ireland and Active School Flag encouraged schools to put on their running shoes and visit some of the most famous landmarks in Europe. Scoil Chlíodhna CNS decided to run the distance from Cork to The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France which was 778 kilometres! Every lap that we ran equalled 1 km, we had so much fun! It was a great way to RUN, have FUN and LEARN along the way.                               Here are some pictures of our running initiative from last year – we ran the distance from Cork to London which was 597...