Enniscorthy Community College is a Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board School.
Waterford & Wexford ETB

Green-Schools Programme


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. The programme is operated and coordinated by the Environmental Education Unit of An Taisce (FEE member for Ireland).

Aim of the Green-Schools Programme:

“To increase students’ and participant awareness of environmental issues through classroom studies and to transfer this knowledge into positive environmental action in the school and also in the wider community’

Green-Schools Themes

The Green-Schools Committee work in conjunction with the overall Green-Schools themes:

  • Litter and Waste
  • Water
  • Energy
  • Travel
  • Biodiversity
  • GC Litter and Waste
  • GC Energy
  • GC Marine Environment
  • GC Travel
  • GC Food and Biodiversity

Student Development

The Green-Schools Programme in Enniscorthy Community College gives students an opportunity to take ownership of an environmental issue and create a positive change in their local community. Taking an active role in achieving an international environmental award is a prestigious achievement and is a notable addition to any student’s curriculum vitae. Being part of a Green-Schools Committee builds confidence, the ability to solve problems, communication and organisation skills. The Green-Schools Committee in Enniscorthy Community College are proactively and effectively leading the environmental campaign in our school.

Green-Schools Committee (2021 – 2022)

1st Year

  • Maja Ocicka
  • Joao Guerra

2nd Year

  • Chantelle Byrne Twist
  • Abbie Dobbs

3rd Year

  • Sam Doran
  • Layla Breen

5th Year

  • Blaithin Barrett
  • Tresa Barrett

6th Year

  • Ethan Jordan
  • Elizabeth Rollo

Head Boy & Head Girl

  • Daniel Power
  • Breanna Sludds Keane

The Green-Schools Co-ordinator in Enniscorthy Community College is Ms. Áine Sheeran.

Mar 11
TY Work Experience (Session Two)
Mar 18
St. Patrick's Day (Day in Lieu)
Mar 22
Easter Holidays
Apr 15
Staff Training Half Day
Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co.Wexford, Ireland
Waterford & Wexford Educational Training Board
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