Visit of Minister Mary White to Holy Family BNS

Holy Family BNS Principal Mrs. Wall thanked the Minister, Father Liam , invited guests, Green Schools Committee, Staff, and boys for attending  the presentation of the John Gormley Environmental Award for Schools & Colleges. This award is a great achievement as over 1000 schools and colleges took part in this competition and it is the result of many years work. Holy Family has successfully received three green flags and are pending word on it’s 4th flag. Minister White complimented the lads on having such a fantastic school and doing so much excellent “Green” work. Minister Mary White also gave the boys off homework, which was very well received! It was a lovely visit with singing from the Junior Infants and a very warm welcome from everyone –especially the Green schools committee. The Minister was given a tour of all the wonderful environmental activities such as the vegetable garden, the outdoor classroom, the bird camera, the bug hotel, the bicycle shelter, the recycling facilities, the water collection barrels and the schools two wonderful gardens. It was a great day and everyone was very proud of a fantastic school and Carlow’s very own Minister.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

 

 

About askeabns
All boys national school in Askea, Carlow. We currently have around 350 boys from Junior Infants to Sixth class.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: