Green Ambassador stories

October 21, 2016

We have spent our Green Ambassador School prize money!

After a lot of planning and saving, we at last have a super outdoor classroom! It is made of cedar and we can just about fit […]
October 17, 2016

Harvesting success: inside the school with food sustainability at its core

Wicor Primary School students are learning about environmental issues through growing their own vegetables. At 69, Joe Bowen is, he admits, a little old to be […]
October 14, 2016

Oval Primary School win Alpro recipe competition

Camelia Paton-Devine and her enthusiastic team of 10 swept the board with their Allotment Cottage Pie, which boasts an impressive and tasty mix of vegetables grown […]
July 1, 2016

Eco Mascot makeover!

Our school has eco mascots to represent different areas e.g. Ernie Earth is in charge of global citizenship, Electra is in charge of energy, Nico looks […]
July 1, 2016

Many hands make light work?

To catch up on planting and looking after the school garden after a very wet winter and early spring ALL of class 2 and also the […]
July 1, 2016

Building our Bug Hotel

On Friday 27th April, our Green Ambassadors made our very own bug hotel. The WWF came to help us build our bug hotel. To make our […]
July 1, 2016

Whole school scarecrow making competition

We recently held a whole school scarecrow competition to help keep the birds and cats away from our orchards and growing areas (we are encouraging the […]
May 6, 2016

Growing in the Community

Our Growing in the Community group had their second session with Anne Gunning from the Royal Horticultural Society. She showed them how to plant strawberries in […]
February 24, 2016

Green hearts celebration

Pupils from Coastlands CP School had a great time on Friday 12th February, making cakes and biscuits with a green heart on them. This was to […]