Green-Schools National Walk to School Week

16th- 20th May 2016

CONGRATULATIONS to all those who took part in Green-Schools National Walk to School Week!yes It is wonderful campaigns like these that encourage people to embrace Sustainable Transport and lower our CO2 Emissions in Ireland. smiley

This country-wide initiative which will result in thousands of pupils, their parents and teachers walking to and from school, to celebrate the environmental, health, social and financial benefits of active travel on the school journey.

National WOW Day

On National WOW (Walk On Wednesday) Day on Wednesday May 18th, Green-Schools hoped to beat surpass last year’s figure of over 40,000 students walking to school.  The week was also an opportunity for schools to try other modes of travel including: cycling, scooting, Park ‘n’ Stride, carpooling and travelling by bus.

For more detail, please visit: 

Download a Green-Schools Poster here:

2016 Walk to School Week Poster-1.pdf


(23rd May 2016)