This week is Families’ Week at Orchard, an opportunity to celebrate the diversity both in our school...
Orchard is one of two schools in the borough to be taking part in Eco-active’s waste reduction project
The Green Team are responsible for:
We have been collating evidence towards the
Our re-accreditation of the ‘Green Flag’ award, which Orchard first received in July 2015 was successful this year. To gain this award the Green Team demonstrated continued success in all areas of the Eco Schools award criteria. The re-accreditation took place in January 2020 and we continue to be the only school in Hackney to have received the award!
Did you see Orchard in the Hackney Gazette in October? Read the article here.
And we made the paper again in January 2020! Read the article here.
The Eco Teams from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden Schools meet termly to discuss their action plans, impact and discuss strategies for ensuring sustainability across the school.
2018 – 2019 was a busy year for our Green Team.
Here are a few select pictures from Fair Trade Fortnight: