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The School Garden Project Blog

Read our blog posts to keep up to date with all the exciting news and progression of our School Garden Project.

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  • 22/05/23

    Saturday 20th May 2023

    Another busy day in the garden, Thank you to Mr Steele, Mr Clarke, Mr Fairbrother, Mr Halifax, Mr Darley, Mrs Jeffries and the Patman Family. A brilliant team effort, building raised beds, hanging gates, installing water butts and making some final finishing touches to make the garden a truly wonder...
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  • 16/05/23

    Eco Club Tuesday 16th May 2023

    Once against the children attending Eco Club have been busy gardeners, learning to remove side shoots from tomatoes and plant cucumbers, onions and even more marigolds!   The second column.  
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  • 12/05/23

    Eco Club Tuesday 9th May 2023

    Eco Club had a fabulous time in the new garden area on Tuesday. The children got busy planting runner beans, rhubarb, tomatoes and chitting the main crop potatoes.  
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  • 06/05/23

    Saturday 6th May 2023

    What a busy week we have had in the school garden. Thank you to Seagate Homes who have done an amazing job building the wall, with personalised bricks purchased by the children and their families to be a part of school history. Our thanks also go to Mr Bingham and Mr Clark who gave up an afternoo...
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  • 02/05/23

    Eco Club Tuesday 2nd May 2023

    Eco club have enjoyed getting messy tonight re potting our Tomato and Chillie plants. We are hoping that any extra plants we do not need for our cookery lessons can be sold to raise money for our school.  
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  • 25/04/23

    Coronation Hanging Baskets

    Eco Club have had a brilliant time planting out their tomatoes and chillies. We have also created our coronation hanging baskets for the front of school. We are really enjoying the dedicated space and opportunities the school garden has given us...
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  • 27/03/23

    Saturday 25th March 2023

    After another busy Saturday in the garden, laying new turf, painting the shed and building a new planter, we think our garden is looking absolutely amazing.  
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  • 21/03/23

    The Big Seed Sow

    This week in Eco Club the children have been sowing some more seeds and measuring our Tomato and Marigold seedlings to see if they were ready for pricking out! This was a tricky skill to learn, not touching the seedlings too much, being gentle and careful so as not to damage the roots. We were...
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  • 20/03/23

    Saturday 18th March 2023

    Our volunteers had another busy, productive day on Saturday, completing the new tool shed, building the wooden planters and filling them and the newly constructed polytunnel beds with topsoil. I think you will all agree it is starting to look fantastic, and the children are beginning to ge...
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  • 13/03/23

    Saturday 13th March 2023

    Another busy Saturday for our team of volunteers working on the school garden project. This weekend saw the construction of the tool shed and bamboo screening going up on our fence. Thank you once again to Mr Darley, Mr Clarke, Mr Steele and the Patman family for all their help. It is look...
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  • 13/03/23

    Wednesday 8th March 2023

    We are delighted to announce that we have received our Level 1 and Level 2 award from the Royal Horticultural Society Campaign for School Gardening, and are well on our way to achieving Level 3 status. The RHS Campaign For School Gardening is a five-level rewards scheme p...
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  • 13/03/23

    Tuesday 28th February 2023

    The first vegetable / flower seeds and onion sets as part of our school garden project have been planted this evening by members of our fantastic Eco club! The children learnt which way up to plant the onion sets by identifying the roots and establishing that these needed to be in the soil to anchor...
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