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 re-accreditation of the ‘Green Flag’ award, which Orchard first received in July 2015. To gain this award the Green Team will need to show continued success in all areas of the Eco Schools award criteria.
Our re-accreditation took place in January 2020 and we were successfully awarded the Green Flag for the second time!
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: