Each class has selected one or two children to join our Eco Team. We meet regularly to discuss ways to improve our environment and reduce waste.
In the Autumn term, the Eco Team met with a Waste and Recycling Officer from the council who gave us lots of information about how we can recycle our waste both in school and at home.
In the Spring term, a group of children from Year 5 participated in the Primary Environmental Conference at County Hall in Beverley where they looked into the issue of deforestation and took part in a mock debate in the council chambers.
In the Summer term, we began work towards the Bronze Eco Schools award. This involves making improvements linked to the nine key areas shown below: