WE HAVE BEEN AWARDED THE ECO SCHOOLS GREEN FLAG AWARD FOR 2022-2023!
Well done to the eco council who have worked hard all year for this.
Eco Council was set up in 2022. The first eco council obtained recognition of their hard work through the award of The Green Flag.
Eco Council meet with Mrs Brunet-Lua on an alternate Wednesday afternoon. Together, they complete an environmental audit of the school and then draw an action plan to make the school more eco-friendly.
Eco Councillors 2023-2024:
Year 1= Alexander and George
Year 2= Peyton and Finley S-J
Year 3= Minnie and Noah
Year 4= Isla and Jasmine
Year 5= Maya and Sabina
Some 2022-2023 actions:
Planting trees with the Lions Club in remembrance of Queen Elizabeth
Improving recycling in the school - Big Battery Hunt gathered 75kg of batteries sent to be recycled, whole school assembly on why and how we can recycle better at school and more.
Reduction of electricity use through making others aware when they need to switch off plugs and lights.
Making the school grounds more environmental friendly through No Mow May, making birdfeeders and wildlife habitats with Mr Kinsley.
Initiating work with Westonbirt Arboretum on their New Community Woodland project.