Pride of Place Schools Gardening Scheme


Meath County Council Pride of Place School Gardening Scheme 2018

The Meath County Council Pride of Place Gardening Scheme is back for 2018. 

The aim of the initiative is to provide primary school children the opportunity to learn about, and be active outdoors in their outdoor environment.  The scheme is designed in such a way that even if your school / preschool does not have a garden, you can still take part. 

For further information including the application form, 5 criteria levels for schools to chose from can be found on the links below. 

Completed application forms should be returned to Pride of Place, Community Department, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath C15 Y291 or emailed to  by Friday 9th February, 2018. 

For further enquiries please email  or phone 046 9097400. 




Schools Pride of Place Invitation Letter 2018 pdf, 334kb

Schools Pride of Place Application Form 2018 pdf, 49kb

Schools Pride of Place Level 1-5 Criteria 2018 pdf, 178kb

Pride of Place Schools Gardening Awards 2017 pdf, 101kb

Planning a Garden - The Audit doc, 20kb

How to Make a Birdfeeder doc, 133kb

Vegetables and Herbs doc, 130kb

Growing Vegetables Useful Websites doc, 28kb

How to Grow Potatoes, History and Info doc, 238kb

School GIY Grow Beans and Peas doc, 165kb

Guerrilla Gardening Make Seed Bombs doc, 30kb

How to Grow Sunflowers doc, 29kb

Extra Help in the Garden, The Irish Scarecrow doc, 111kb