Yr 11 students Edmund and Richard are giving up their afternoons each month for regular Waicare testing of our school stream! The Auckland Council will appreciate all their data!
The new Sustainabiliity Council here at Kristin met with the Enviro group at Pinehurst School today, to discuss environmental issues both our schools face and talk with Morag Vasilaki from Auckland Council Enviroschools programme.
The Yr 9 Lucas Creek project is well underway and students from 9JSO are finding ways to improve the water quality in our school stream. Students are working with Sophie from Whitebait Connection.
Yr 10 Community Project students Sophia, Emily and Shirley have collected over 1100 batteries this term for recycling! An awesome efforting making a real difference to our environment!
Yr 8 Leadership Team did a great beach clean up event this term - here is a video made by a student sharing the experience !
Picking up rubbish on the shoreline - more service from our Yr 9 and 10's on their amazing 3 week trip to Samoa.
The entire Yr 9 group were out planting trees for Auckland Council on Thursday 31st and learning more about environmental restoration.
Our Yr 9's learning how to plant trees today at Sanders Reserve as part of our Lucas Creek action day!
Conservation in action with a dedicated group of students planting 35 trees after school on Wed to support the school bush restoration project!
A new team of students volunteering their time to help restore our bush reserve - first week = a big pile of weeds!
This year's Family Picnic had our Kristin parents helping reduce waste with the new recycling bins!
More great environmental action with beach clean ups at the 13 Sustainability Camp at Raglan in this year!
Yr 13 Sustainability Camp in Raglan, students help with pest control on conservation land
Yr 8 students spend their Friday helping Auckland Council with Shakespear Park pest free fence and track projects.
All Middle School students spend the day helping Auckland Council with their maintenance at our local regional parks.
Yr 8 students organised a sculpture competition using recyclable materials for the Yr 7 and 8 students, to highlight the issue of recycling.
Another waste reduction activity for our Roots and Shoots Waste team, completing another 'mini' audit to see what changes have happened as a result of their hard work!