In summer term 2013, Mount Stewart Infant school received a Silver Eco School Award in working towards a sustainable life style. Every year each class vote for a pupil to be an Eco Ambassador to represent their class.
Eco Ambassadors take part in
- Switch off fortnight
- Litter monitoring
- Recycling of fruit skins, paper, plastic, cardboard cans, turn off taps
- Planting and maintaining the school garden under the guidance of a member of staff
- Checking the nature gardens and school ground that they are clean and safe.
- Programmes that would encourage a sustainable life style e.g., Walk to school , Cycle training
Our Eco Code
Put away litter
Re –use old clothes
Recycle paper, plastic and can
Close the door to keep the school safe and warm
Keep the school clean
Everyone is an Eco Warrior
Our Eco Award