Carlow school praised for getting 'snack bag' delivered each day for students

A great idea

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


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St Joseph's Carlow

A school in Carlow has announced its students are getting a "high fiber snack and a piece of fruit" freshly delivered each day. 

St Joseph's Carlow is a Junior Boys Primary School and Mixed Pre-school ASD Unit, on St Joseph's Road in Carlow and they made the announcement as the new school year got underway. 

The school said: "We are delighted to announce that from September 6, will be delivering a snack bag to each pupil in school.

"They will get their snack bag at little break, each child will have a high fibre snack and a piece of fruit, with different options delivered each day.

"Pupils will also get a snack in the soup room at big lunch. We hope it is a great success and the pupils enjoy their healthy snack bag each day."

People have taken to social media to praise the school describing it as a "fantastic initiative".