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Eco-School

Our students take an active role in how the school can be run for the benefit of the environment.

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The British International School Bratislava has been an eco-school since 2006/2007.

We value and follow principles of the Eco-School project at our school. Therefore:

• We CARE to show respect to our environment by our action
• We COMMUNICATE message of sustainable lifestyle to our students, parents, staff and local community
• We MOTIVATE others to take an initiative themselves

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Eco-Schools is an international programme for environmental education and management, which aims to raise students' awareness of sustainable development issues and encourages students to take an active role in how their school can be run for the benefit of the environment.

The Eco-Schools methodology includes Seven Steps that enable a school to develop and implement a policy and objectives to achieve improvement in environmental management of a school. The process involves a wide range of stakeholders, but pupils play the central role.

"LESS IS MORE" - Our slogan for 2018–2020

In the autumn 2018 the Eco-Committee completed an environmental audit at school. Based on its outcomes we decided that the main focus for the two coming school years will be SAVING ENERGY. We are trying to emphasize that we save energy if we produce less or no waste, if we use fewer resources, and if we make relevant choices when we travel, eat... basically in each area of our lives. We encourage our school community to SIMPLIFY THEIR LIVES and REDUCE THEIR CONSUMPTION as these are the only ways we can live more sustainably.

We also promote PARTICIPATION TO CHANGE. Based on our experience, we try to involve as many people from the school community in activities, but we also try to listen to them to hear their opinions and priorities and want to get them involved in decision making and taking action. 

Read our Eco-Blog if you want to learn more, and contact us if you want to get involved adriana.pallova@bisb.sk.

 

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THIS YEAR ZERO WASTE SCHOOL

We would like to continue with reducing waste produced at our school this year. The area that we will focus on will be the school events. We realised that when organising any events for the school community in the past, we did not take any measures to reduce the amount of waste produced and we ended up with a lot of plastic waste that did not even get recycled many times. We would like to involve the management, students, and parents to bring a change. 

 

ZERO WASTE SCHOOL 2015-2018

The main focus of our action was WASTE last year. The eco-committee established a system of recycling paper, plastic, and batteries several years ago, therefore we were looking for ways of moving forward in this matter.

We were inspired by Bea Johnson who promotes ZERO WASTE LIFESTYLE with her family of four. As a result, we organised a series of activities to inspire the school community, e.g. we invited a Slovak Bea Johnson, Mrs. Males to school and we prepared ZERO WASTE SNACK WEEK to show students that with a bit of planning they can avoid using plastic bags and other plastic waste when they prepare their snacks. Year 13 students helped us with promoting plastic free lifestyle to parents through regular articles in the newsletter and school blog.