Category Archives: Eco Schools

Clean Up Aberdeen Glitter Pick

Primaries 3 and 5 took part in the Glitter Pick yesterday by doing a beach clean up. We have learned a lot about the dangers of single use plastics, and…

Better Energy School Awards 2018

What a fantastic day in London! All pupils involved were excellent embassadors for our school, city, and for Scotland. Despite the very early start to the day, the children did…

Hanover Street School crowned UK environmental champions!

Text and pictures below taken from: https://news.aberdeencity.gov.uk/hanover-street-school-crowned-uk-environmental-champions/?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=SocialSignIn   The children of the city’s Hanover Street School are celebrating today (Thursday 14 June) after being named UK Champions of the Better Energy…

Read All About It!

Primary 3’s visit to Kirsty Blackman’s office made the news in the Evening Express today! Change the World, Spread The Word

WOW! P3 mentioned in the Houses of Parliament!!!

Hanover Street School, P3 class mentioned in the House of Commons, in the UK Parliament.  AMAZING!   Well done Primary 3 and of course, Mrs Elrick too!  It’s been quite…

P5 Say No to Single Use Plastic

Did you know about 40% of plastic made is for single use items? After learning about plastic pollution and our oceans, Primary 5 decided to investigate how much single use…

Letter Posting and Plastic Litter Picking!

Primary 5 have been writing persuasive letters to encourage people to think about their plastic use and use less single-use plastic. We wrote to other primary schools, the Catering Team…

Save Our Oceans

Last week Primary 3 ran a very successful Pop Up Shop. Lots of pupils were able to come and grab a bargain, mostly thanks to Mrs Gray for clearing out…

Save Our Oceans

Primary 3 have been very fortunate to have been working with students from Aberdeen University Marine Society for the last 6 weeks. Sadly, Wednesday was our last session with Ella…