Our SS Roots and Shoots club making sure our recycling bins have only recycable materials!
Members of our JS Council of Sustainability team organised a fun lunchtime activity to raise awareness about recycling AND earning house points!
The Council for Sustainability team helping raise awareness about waste in the Junior School
More great art being generated in the trash sculpture competition run by our Yr 10 leadership team.
Today Dr Jane Goodall unveiled two new display boards in our Lucas Creek bush walk here at Kristin - quotes for inspiration!
Our first Tree Team session of the year - helping protect the biodiveristy at Kristin with weeding and tree planting every second Thursday!
Yr 10 Toby Robinson and Liam Bradly building a boat out of upcycled materials and gained some media attention this week - great project that raises awareness on reusing our waste!
An impressive selection of Kristin student built pest traps, thanks to the mighty work of the Yr 13 Sustainability Camp in Raglan!
Yr 13 Sustainability Camp gives students the opportunity to support pest control projects for restoration groups in Raglan - removing old eel protection nets to help ensure wetland is safe.
The Gardening Club is back up and running for 2019 - today was pulling out the weeds and harvesting some cherry tomatoes!
A great day for the Middle School - helping Auckland Council manage their regional parks. The Year 7's !
The MS spent the morning moving metal onto tracks and around pest free fences - they were all fantastic workers!
Yr 8 student Izzy Plummer attended the YRE National Workshop Day to learn more about the environment and journalism.
The Yr 9 water quality team, lead by Azaria, spent the afternoon showing other students what life is found in our local stream, as part of the Lucas Creek Exhibition.
Yr 10 students Arthur, Charlie and Blake volunteered their time to clean up a local reserve and planted 206 trees as part of their community project this year.
Angela our Yr 10 student exploring making fertliser using Kristin school organic waste for her community project - reducing landfill !
Our amazing Tui class in the Kindergarten produced this wonderful artwork using upcycling skills and showing how we can help the environment and make beautiful things too!
Great creative flow and helping the environment too - Tui class at the kindergarten doing wonderful things for our planet!
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.