Eco-school label for the 10th Year!

FIS has been awarded the Eco-Ecole Label for 2017/2018, which acknowledges the school’s commitment to sustainability for the 10th consecutive year.

Besides having eco-elements incorporated into teaching, numerous sustainability activities and projects have taken place this year:

  • Visits to a polyfoam recycling center
  • Food waste audit and reduction project at BPR canteen
  • Chai Wan Green Week and Sustainability School Fair
  • Avoiding single-use plastics at school fairs
  • Multidisciplinary projects with Tara
  • Screening of the documentary A Plastic Ocean
  • Beach cleanups and gardening
  • Targeted talks by invited guests on various topics

Solidarity remains important in implementing sustainability work as it requires collaborative effort from different parties of the school community.