At Newhills Primary School we are passionate about caring for and looking after the environment. We have looked for ways in which we can do our bit for the environment and have decided that becoming an Eco School is a fantastic way to achieve this.
Eco-schools is an international programme for environmental education for sustainability. The Eco-Schools programme helps schools to:
Every school which takes part in Echo-schools are assessed based on their commitment to learning about environmental issues and how the ethos of the school promotes this. There are three levels of award: bronze, silver and the green flag. Newhills Primary school is currently at the silver level of the award system and we are working very hard to ensure we get our green flag.