What is Eco-Schools?
Eco-Schools is a global programme engaging 19.5 million children across 67 countries, making it the largest educational programme on the planet. For over 25 years, Eco-Schools has been empowering children to drive change and improve their environmental awareness through the simple seven step framework in order to achieve the international Eco-Schools Green Flag. Eco-Schools develops pupils’ skills, raises environmental awareness, improves the school environment and creates financial savings for schools as well as a whole host of other benefits.
St Joseph’s Eco Schools Council
Our Eco-Council is run by Mrs Gilbert with these representatives from each class across school:
Year 1: Ioana and Jacob
Year 2: Roni and Rojus
Year 3: Raya and Jake
Year 4: Alexis and Mikey
Year 5: Laura and Jack
Year 6: Esme and Beau
On the 7th of January 2020, our school was award the Bronze award for working towards a sustainable lifestyle for our school!
The council are now working hard towards achieving our Silver award.