Cromer students to get an eco-friendly education

Cromer Academy headteacher Antony Little and senior prefect team discuss their green plans with Kate

Cromer Academy headteacher Antony Little and senior prefect team discuss their green plans with Kate Haselton-Glee from North Norfolk District Council. Photo: Cromer Academy - Credit: Archant

Cromer students are hoping to transform their school into a place of eco-friendly education.

Pupils at Cromer Academy welcomed Kate Haselton-Glee from North Norfolk District Council's (NNDC) environment team on Tuesday, September 18 to discuss the steps they'd made towards a greener school.

She heard about the school's plan to reduce its environmental impact by using metal cutlery rather than plastic knives and forks; reducing food packaging; and increasing recycling and composting.

Headteacher Antony Little said: 'Students at Cromer Academy are knowledgeable about the environment and want to do more to help.

'The message from Kate was clear: we need to be looking at reducing our waste, reusing and recycling.


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'The transformation of the environmental footprint of the school for future generations will be a great legacy for our eco-aware students.'

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