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Eco-School Silver Award!

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Ringwood Waldorf School has obtained an Eco-Schools’ Silver Award! by Gill Hickman Sussed in the Forest, Eco-Schools Assessor Eco-schools award   It was a genuine pleasure to meet members of Class 7 whose hard work has been instrumental in the school obtaining the award. While Ringwood Waldorf School’s entire ethos is underpinned by a genuinely […]

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Eco School – Getting to the Summer Fair!

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It’s our wonderful summer fair this Saturday and we’d love everyone to come. GETTING HERE The summer fair is on Saturday and we are very limited on parking. Please travel to school using alternative means if you can. Cycle – The Castleman Trailway passes by the school, Dorset’s longest and nicest cycleways. Bus – The X3, […]

Spring Flowers in our Wildflower Meadow

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June is here, and the wildflower meadow Class 6 planted in partnership with Friends of the Earth’s ‘Bee Cause’ campaign, is starting to blossom.  Do go to our School Garden and have a look if you get a moment.  It’s quite modest, but rather beautiful. Our aim of attracting bees and butterflies is beginning to […]

Building work on the new science block in progress at Ringwood Waldorf School

Gallery: Building Work Progress

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You may have noticed the building work going on at the edge of the school field opposite the Lantern. It’s phase 1 of the new Upper School buildings designed by Keir Polyblank (of Keir Hall fame – he designed the original school buildings we all know and love). The work is being done by Honeywell Builders […]

Ringwood Waldorf pupils turn eco-warriors on school run

Cycle to School Day: Pedalling for the Planet

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Ringwood Waldorf pupils turn eco-warriors on school run Environmental awareness was the theme of the lesson as dozens of pupils took to pedal power to arrive at one of the South’s leading alternative schools. Ringwood Waldorf School’s Cycle to School Day encouraged families from as far away as Southampton, south Wiltshire and Blandford to use […]

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‘A Plastic Ocean’ screening at RWS

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A Plastic Ocean (2016) Wednesday 28th March at 7:30pm We are pleased to announce that we are hosting a screening of the award-winning documentary ‘A Plastic Ocean’ at Ringwood Waldorf School on Wednesday 28th March at 7:30pm. “A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in […]

Eco Garden planting wildflowers for bees at Ringwood Waldorf School

To Bee or Not to Bee

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The Bee Cause in our Eco Garden This week, Class 6 finished sowing a wildflower meadow in the Eco-Garden. In a joint venture with Friends of the Earth who, as part of their ‘The Bee Cause’ campaign, donated the seeds, we hope to achieve a colourful, buzzing meadow next summer.  Due to the rapidly declining […]

Aluminium recycling initiative at Ringwood Waldorf School for foil and cans

Aluminium Energy-Saving in School Car Park

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Collecting Aluminium cans and foil Since the summer term, lots of us have separating our Aluminium Cans and Foil and placing it in the big bin at the front of the school. Last week our keen collectors noticed the bin was full. The contents were checked, removed and crushed energetically by the children then put […]