The Eco Committee met today to celebrate all our successes over the past year and to say goodbye to the year 6 members. It has been a fantastic year – you have all worked so hard and have done Windmill proud. Well done from Miss Davies and Miss Loasby! Thank you so much for all […]
Well done to everyone at Windmill who made our Shoe Aid collection a huge success. Lee Todd, the founder of Shoe Aid, visited Windmill today to collect the shoes we had collected for him. Our ‘No shoe mufti day’ also managed to raise £133.21 for Shoe Aid, which is fantastic! Well done everyone!
The Eco Committee did an assembly today to talk about how they would like Windmill to help a fantastic charity called Shoe Aid. Shoe Aid helps the billion people, including 300 million children, across the world who cannot afford to buy shoes. 70 million children are denied access to an education because shoes are […]
Well done to the Eco Committee who earned the Silver Eco Schools Award today. They have all been working very hard to earn this by doing lots to make Windmill more eco-friendly. They have helped to reduce waste, save energy and raise money for charity. They have just started a composting system at school and […]
Well done to Wellington class who earned Eco Star of the month for March and well done to Nichols who earned it for April! Keep collecting those Eco Cat cards to earn Eco Star of the Month for May. Remember to watch out for Trash Cat!
Wow Windmill! What a fantastic effort you all put in to making Waste Week awesome! Every class did a craft activity (see the photos below) and they all looked super. Key Stage 1 and Foundation made ladybird badges from milk bottle tops. They even made some extra ones to use as counters. Year 3/4 made […]
Thank you so much to everyone who brought in a bag of old clothes for recycling to help with Waste Week. The bags were collected yesterday and we had managed to fill three skips! Well done everyone! We will soon find out how much money we raised.
The Eco Committee had a meeting on Friday to discuss our plans for Waste Week, which will take place in March. The children had lots of ideas for ways we can encourage people to reduce waste. We will be collecting unwanted clothes to raise money for charity and reusing lots of waste items by turning […]
Congratulations to: St Crispin Chambers Sanders Coggins These four classes all had their lights and smart boards turned off EVERY TIME the Eco Committee did a random survey of the classrooms. They received a certificate to display in their classrooms and a sticker each. Well done everyone – keep up the good work!
The Eco Committee wrote and performed an assembly today to kick off Energy Saving Fortnight. They have launched a competition to find out which class manages to save the most energy over the next two weeks. The winning class will receive a certificate, as well as a badge each, so get turning those lights off! […]