Here at The New Forest Small School our main focus, apart form veganism, has been putting children in touch with Nature. We have done lots also to connect with animals and the community What we have achieved so far…. For Animals Mole rescue Guinea pig enclosure Bird hide planning Bee garden Orangutan sanctuary membership Stick […]
The Long Eaton School Eco-Interactors have yet again won another prestigious award for their work protecting the environment and improving the flora and fauna around the Long Eaton area. A certificate and cheque for £125 was presented to Daisy Kelsey (Interact President) by Barbara James, Rotary Interact Officer. The money will go towards an environmental […]
Tree wardens, staff and students old and new from The Long Eaton School helped the Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire, Mr William Tucker, plant a special tree to mark The Queens Diamond Jubilee. It was very appropriate that helping with the planting was Rotarian Alan Wiggins, who had been a student at the school during the […]
The rhythmic beating of The Long Eaton School’s Drum-atic Steel Band met guests and exhibitors as they arrived for the opening of the World Environmental Fun Day on Wednesday 4 July. Headteacher Neil Calvert welcomed everyone to the day and Eco School and sustainability Coordinator Barbara James gave an introduction about the event and recapped […]
Students and staff really celebrated ‘Green Britain Day’ by starting the day off with a ‘Cycle to school event’ which including every student and member of staff who cycled to school, 193 participants, receiving a free healthy breakfast. This was part of our raising awareness of sustainability and reducing our carbon footprint. Another venture for […]
We held our World Environment Day on Tuesday 8 June 2010. We had over 350 visitors from primary and secondary schools as well as members of the public. We had a marquee where exhibitors displayed their environmental projects and activities. In the afternoon, working with ICC (International Climate Challenge) we had a Young People’s Action […]
The Long Eaton School in Nottingham, Derbyshire joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today. You can see where The Long Eaton School is on a map and read about their local environment here.