Department for Environment and Transport
Article 31 (leisure, play and culture) Every child has the right to relax, play and take part in a wide range of cultural and artistic activities.
Young Leaders and Little Leaders within the Department for Environment and Transport have an incredibly important role within school. They are responsible for contributing to the vision, ideas and shaping of the protection and improving of the environment at Gorsefield Primary School and its surrounding areas, including considering the impact of transport in the community and wider areas an the emissions impacting on the environment. The Department for Environment and Transport consists of representatives from Early Years and Key Stage One (Little Leaders) and representatives from KS2 (Young Leaders). The Department of Environment also has a department lead who support, guide, approve and help implement decisions made within the department. The Department of Environment’s lead is Mr Whittaker.
The Department of Environment meet at least once per team (usually more!) and a member of the department takes minutes and records what the team are working on, the actions towards this and any next steps.
The Department of Environment are current working on:
- Educating others to reduce, reuse and recycle. Additionally, raising money for pond equipment.
If you would like to join the Department of Environment as a Young or Little Leader, please complete the application form below and hand it in to your class teacher. Mrs Onyekaba and the Department Leads will read your application form and write back to you with an out outcome.