Monthly Archives: March 2020

A Lovely New Space: Outdoor Classroom

Some cheerful news in amongst all the current uncertainty. On Sunday (15th), a set of parents and two grandpa’s set about the task of clearing what was the old herb garden, ready for the installation of a lovely outdoor classroom space. With the help of a mechanical digger to loosen the compacted soil, the dirt was moved by wheelbarrow to another corner of that

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Grow Your Own Potatoes (GYOP) Inter School Competition

Every year, since 2005, the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) have run a project which encourages primary schools to grow potatoes. This year St Helena’s registered with the project and in February we took delivery of four potato growing kits. Each kit comes with two varieties of seed potato, two potato grow bags, a growing timetable and the cardboard box transforms into a

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