Category Archives: Eco Council

Bird Box

We are delighted to announce that our Eco Council have purchased a birdbox that also houses a camera.  We are streaming the images from the birdbox onto YouTube for all to see.  We are hoping that as we near springtime we will have some new residents on site.  Keep checking here to see the footage.

Eco Council presents the Green Fashion Show

Wow! I am so proud of the way the Eco-council organised and ran the Green Fashion show today, you are all AMAZING! In addition, the costumes that the children produced, using only junk, were so creative and imaginative. Well done children (and any grown ups that helped!). The lucky winners received a sunflower growing kit […]

RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch in rectory Park

Today we took part in the RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch in rectory Park, counting and recording the different bird species we saw in Rectory Park. Although it was very chilly, we saw lots of different species, even a Heron! Well done Eco-Council, I was very proud of you today! Here are our results: 10x Blackbirds […]

Thank you for the stamps!

Thanks so much for all your stamps! In our meeting today we went around the school as ‘Green Police’ checking how environmentally friendly our classes were. Smiley faces were awarded to classrooms where the lights had been turned off when empty, the rubbish was in the correct bins (with paper in the re-cycling bin) etc. Watch […]

Collecting used stamps

In the run up to Christmas we are collecting used stamps for the charity Oxfam. Please could you save any stamps that you get on your Christmas cards and send them in to school? This year we in competition with Whitehouse Common and Coppice Primary Schools to see which school can collect the most – […]


Hi and welcome to our new Hollyfield Eco-Council members! We had our first meeting at lunchtime today and we were all bursting with excitement and ideas of how to be environmentally friendly. Watch this space!