Category Archives: Empowering Students


Erasmus Days – October 2021


To celebrate diversity and inclusivity on Erasmus Days, Ms Lycia, drama and history teacher at Mater Boni Consilii St Joseph School, Paola explored the topics of diversity, inclusivity, and acceptance through various activities throughout Erasmus Days held on 14th and 15th October 2021. Following various video clips and power points, the students discussed the topics […]

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A Painting Donated to our School – October 2021


Special thanks to Ms Greta Odilija Ruckyte, a Lithuanian citizen residing in Malta, who donated thie beautiful painting to our school. It is adorning the school corridor where it may be enjoyed by the school community.  

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Eko Skola Audit – June 2021


As a follow-up to the environmental audit carried out during the last two months, the Eko Skola committee conducted the final environmental audit about the use of lunchboxes, water bottles and face masks among students during the month of June. Once again, the results prove that our school is committed towards helping the environment by consuming reusable material. In fact 83% […]

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Eko Skola Audit 2021


As a follow-up to the environmental audit carried out in April, the Eko Skola committee recently conducted another environmental audit about the use of lunchboxes, water bottles and face masks among students during the month of May. The results are very encouraging with a marked improvement from the results of the previous audit. 92% of the students wear reusable face […]

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Participation in Eko Skola Parliamentary Virtual Session – June 2021


On Friday 4th June 2021, some members of the Eko Skola committee attended the 15th Eko Skola Parliamentary session which was held online. Different schools from Malta and Gozo participated in this event. Our school was represented by Kirstie Maria Axisa, Katrina Gatt, Faith Mizzi, Shezny Schembri and Eliza Scicluna. The session was a follow-up […]

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Eko Skola Environment Audit – May 2021


As part of the Eko Skola’s aim to work towards reaching one of the goals chosen for the current cycle, responsible consumption and production, the Eko Skola committee recently conducted an environmental audit regarding the use of lunchboxes, water bottles and face masks. Eko-Skola Audit – Consumption  

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Participation in Young People’s Summit – May 2021


On Friday 14th May 2021, some members of the school’s Eko Skola committee participated in the tenth Young People’s Summit which was held online. Senior 1 students Kirstie Axisa, Katrina Gatt, Faith Mizzi and Shezny Schembri have been meeting up in break with one of the Assistant Heads, Ms Alexia Brincau, to prepare for this […]

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Student Council Meeting – May 2021


On Thursday 13th May 2021, the Head of School, Dr Kenneth Vella, met the students who are part of the school student council. Together with the students, Dr Vella discussed the present scholastic year. The council also started discussing initiatives for next scholastic year.  

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Earth Day Celebration with a Difference – May 2021


On Wednesday 12th May 202, Mater Boni Consilii St Joseph School Paola celebrated Earth Day with a difference. The theme chosen for this year was the Benefits of Honey from Bees. The programme started off with the Earth day song – Makjetta by Krista Pisani a student in Grade 6. Then each class had various […]

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Planting of Herbs Around The School – April 2021


During this week, as part of the annual celebrations for Earth Day, which is celebrated on 22nd April, the school continued to plant more cuttings and seeds. The EkoSkola committee, together with other students, planted different herbs, like rosemary, mint and marjoram, which were placed in different classrooms. The Senior 2 students also planted tomatoes […]

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