Earth Hour Saturday 29th March 8.30pm- 9.30pm

Join Earth Hour Saturday 29th March by switching off your lights between 8.30pm-9.30pm.#BeBrilliant in ScotlandUsing social media to call for actions on climate change through public transport, housing & renewables. “Across Scotland, national monuments, castles, buildings and even ships are going dark – we’ve even got the royal seal of approval with the Royal Yacht … Continue reading Earth Hour Saturday 29th March 8.30pm- 9.30pm

Eco Rag Bags

Our Eco team, led by Mr Kearton and Mrs Mackay, raised an amazing £113.60 from their recent Ragbag appeal. Thank you to all families who kindly donated and supported our Recycling efforts. The money will be used for school resources.

Energy Watchdogs

Sciennes’ new energy watchdogs are taking the lead in improving our school’s impact on the environment.  Starting during Switch off fortnight, our watchdogs are encourage staff and pupils to make simple energy savings by: turning off lights and electrical equipment when they are not needed, and heating classrooms sensibly by adjusting radiators rather than opening … Continue reading Energy Watchdogs

Keeping Sciennes Beautiful

Our eco-committee is enthusiastically supporting Edinburgh's Clean Up day of action on 29 November, and invites all children from P1 to P7 to bring a parent or carer along and take part!Litter can be a problem in our school grounds. A constant frustration for our many ecologically-minded children is that a good deal of the litter we … Continue reading Keeping Sciennes Beautiful

Eco Reps

Congratulations to our new Eco Reps who were elected by their classmates. This year P3 pupils will be working together leading a separate Eco project throughout the year, so only P4-P7 Eco Reps will be involved in the whole school meetings. Mr Kearton and Mrs Nowell met with new and old reps on Friday 25th … Continue reading Eco Reps

Brianna Unicycle Fundraiser for Plant for the Planet

 On June 16th 2013 at 10:30 a.m., P5 Climate Justice Ambassador Brianna, will unicycle the Forth Road Bridge across the Firth of Forth. The suspension bridge has a length of 2,500 metres. You can support Brianna in her challenge at betterplace.orghttps://www.betterplace.org/en/projects/13521-forth-road-bridge-unicycle-challenge/widgetPrimary 5B and Ms Gregson are organising a 'Crazy Hat, Crazy Hair Day on Friday … Continue reading Brianna Unicycle Fundraiser for Plant for the Planet