Leitrim Schools receive International Green Flag Awards

15 Leitrim Green Schools were presented with the prestigious Green Flag award from An Taisce – The National Trust for Ireland at an award ceremony on Tuesday, 27th May, 2014 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo. The Award is given to a school following the successful implementation of their Green Schools Environmental Programme.

Leitrim Schools receiving their green flags were:

1st Green flag  (Litter & Waste Theme)

Carrick on Shannon Community School

2nd Green Flag (Energy Theme)

Mohill Community College

Scoil Naomh Padraig, Tarmon, Drumkeerin

3rd Green Flag (Water Theme)

Carrigallen National School

S.N. Naomh Brighid, Kilnagross

St. Patrick's National School, Ballinamore Road, Drumshanbo

St. Brigid's National School, Drumkeerin

St. Joseph’s National School, Leitrim Village

4th Green Flag (Travel)

Lough Allen Community College, Drumkeeran

Drumlease National School, Dromahaire

St. Caillin’s National School, Fenagh

5th Green Flag (Biodiverstiy)

Scoil Mhuire, Carrick on Shannon

6th Green Flag (Global Citizenship-Litter and Waste)

St. Joseph’s National School, Aughavas

St. Brigid’s National School, Drumcong


For further information, contact Carmel Coll, Environment Section, Leitrim County Council

Tel: 1890 205 205              Email: ccoll@leitrimcoco.ie

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