Here at Goat Lees we are working hard on our outdoor learning area. Not only have we grown a wild meadow, dug a natural pond, built bird hides from old pallets, planted 10 native trees and 10 hedgerow shrubs for a micro-wood area but we also run our Forest School. We are very lucky to […]
Here at Goat Lees, although we are a small school with only 210 pupils, we all believe the welfare of our planet is everyone’s responsibility. We have many things that we do, day-to-day in school, to help our planet. For instance, every child that attends our school is giving a free re-useable water bottle (to […]
Our Year 6 working hard to plant the trees and shrubs for their micro-wood. Here are so pictures of our children planting the trees; we are looking forward to watching it grow and see what other insects and animals it encourages into our school grounds. The place for our Micro-Wood looks […]
Its has been very exciting for us, here at Goat Lees, as we received a long awaited delivery at the end of April. Way back, before the Covid lockdowns began, we applied for the possibility of being selected to receive some trees and shrubs from the Free Trees for Schools Appeal. The Year 6 pupils […]
The 8th March was a day of mixed emotions for all, pupils and staff alike. It had been so strange through these unprecedented times, with only a few children regularly in the classrooms and zoom lessons for those children that were at home. Now we were all back together again, but for some this was […]
The children and staff have been hard at work on our Year 6 Project to improve the wildlife area at the top of our school’s field.The pond is now a haven for wildlife, in and around the pond, and our meadow is taking shape with all the new additions. We have planted some willow to, […]
Here at Goat Lees, we have been working really hard to make our school grounds a friendlier place for all living things. We want it to be a safe, calm and enjoyable place for pupils, and a safe, habitable place for all wildlife. Over the past year, our Year 6 pupils have been working hard […]
Goat Lees Primary School in Ashford, Kent joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today. You can see where Goat Lees Primary School is on a map and read about their local environment here.