About Active School Flag


St. Fiachra’s JS are pleased to announce that we are currently working to achieve the Active School Flag. The Active School Flag (ASF) is a Department of Education initiative which recognizes schools that strive to achieve a physically active school community by awarding them with an Active School Flag.

To learn more about this initiative visit their website: www.ActiveSchoolFlag.ie


1. Adhere to DES guidelines regarding PE timetable provision for all students.
2. Teach a broad and balanced PE curriculum.
3. Inform and invite the whole school community to participate in the ASF process.
4. Self-evaluate current provision in terms of PE, Physical Activity and Partnerships.

5. Plan, Implement and monitor improvements for each of the aforementioned areas.

6 .Organise an ‘Active School Week’ as part of the annual school calendar




We look forward to keeping you informed on our journey to informed on our journey.

Keep an eye on our ‘Active board’ located in the P.E hall for upcoming events.

Please feel free to use our ‘Active School’ suggestion box located at the main reception in our school.