Regional Enviroschools Map
Winning Combination of People and Process Reducing Waste at Papakowhai School
At Papakowhai School, waste management is led by the students, with strong support from the teachers, the caretaker, the principal, the council, education providers and other schools. When you get the right people on board, and some strong processes in place, the combination can be powerful.
Exploring Forest Gardening As a Community in the Wairarapa
Masterton students have taken their aptitude for growing food, and their enthusiasm for eating it, beyond the vegetable garden to explore growing food in forests! Students and adult helpers leapt at the opportunity to participate in a student workshop, attended by 25 students from seven Wairarapa schools...
Pinehaven School's Whole School Commitment to Kaitiakitanga
Inspired by the connection with the environment their students had experienced from community plantings, the staff and community wanted to generate a culture of kaitiakitanga at Pinehaven School. They started to think about restoring Pinehaven stream which runs through the park adjacent to the school grounds - a natural contribution towards the culture they were working towards.