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Team Green

We are very proud to have a long history as an eco-friendly school.  Being environmentally aware is at the heart of our school culture and we are proud to fly the Eco-schools green flag!

Eco accolades

Eco Schools Green Flag award - 2019

Suffolk Greenest County Greenest School award winner - 2019

Eco Schools Green Flag award - 2017

Suffolk Greenest County Champion of Champions winners - 2017

Eco Schools Ambassador School 2015-2017

Eco Schools green Flag award - 2015

Birchwood Primary School Eco-code

Recycling @ Birchwood

As part of our eco-culture we love to recycle, desperately trying to reduce the amount of waste that our school community sends to landfill.  At Birchwood we recycle:

  • stamps
  • crisp packets
  • writing implements
  • glasses
  • batteries
  • plastic
  • cardboard and paper
  • textiles
  • fruit and vegetable waste
  • water
  • School shoes
  • chicken poo!

ITV news 17.5.21

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