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Why Walhampton is ECO!!

Posted on February 28th, 2019 by Agent Marshall

What is eco?
Well, eco is really easy! Eco is helping the environment by taking small steps and it makes a huge difference! Here are some examples:

Recycle bottle lids, batteries, cans and old pens that don’t work
Reducing the amount of electricity you use
Re-using your bottles
And recycling objects by locating a …

Walhampton raising money for a school in Cambodia

Posted on February 25th, 2019 by Agent Marshall

Witten by Oliver, Y4
How it all started….
In 2017 Walhampton began raising money for United World Schools to build a School in our name. Jack visited us in our chapel service to tell us all about the charity and how we can help. We have done lots of house charity events …

Postcard to Paris – Congratulations Daisy

Posted on November 24th, 2015 by Agent Marshall

At a presentation at West Solent Solar Farm this week, Daisy King of Walhampton School was awarded a special prize by the Mayor of Lymington for designing one of the most striking postcards – which she had actually written in French.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Teacher Amy Marshall Wins fully – funded place at the Earthwatch Expedition 2015

Posted on October 9th, 2015 by Agent Marshall

The evidence for climate change is sobering, and reading the pre-course materials for the Earthwatch Institute’s Teach Earth programme made my heart sink. Not for long though – I arrived at Wytham Woods one Sunday in the middle of August, for a week’s residential where I quickly got to know …

Walhampton’s wildflower meadow for Roots & Shoots

Posted on September 29th, 2015 by Agent Marshall

We came back to school to a riot of colour in our new wildflower meadow. After some back breaking ground preparation, and careful seed sowing of a blend of annual and perennial wild flowers we watched and waited – and let nature take charge for the holidays. The transformation of …

Walhampton Wild Flower meadow

Posted on May 12th, 2015 by Agent marshall

Walhampton wild flower meadow has been weeded and seeded ready for a blooming good summer for our bees, with huge thanks to Gill Hickman and the Kew Garden wild flower meadow project.

Walhampton Charity Recycled Boat Race

Posted on May 12th, 2015 by Agent marshall

Walhampton pupils enjoyed a sunny Saturday ‘just messing about on the water’. They made sailing boats from recycled materials, which they brought in to compete in the Johnson House fundraising boat race. Along with the fun they raised money for Lymington SailAbility, a charity which enables people with disabilities to experience sailing….

Walhampton Spring Update

Posted on April 28th, 2015 by Agent Marshall

It’s a busy time – Young gardeners have started runner beans in the sides of plastic beakers so that they can see root and shoot development even before the first leaves break through the top of the soil. Other children came to the vegetable garden to taste sweet young pea …

Walhampton Update 2014

Posted on November 21st, 2014 by Agent Marshall

2014/2015

PRE_PREP

On Tuesday 30th September, Year 1 were visited by the Waitrose fruit and vegetable specialist team to help with our science.

We learned about the major food groups and how we can eat a healthy diet and exercise well. We discovered …

Walhampton joins Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

Posted on November 4th, 2014 by Agent Marshall

Walhampton in Lymington, Hampshire joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today.

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