Form III Action Project
CSPE action project Set III C decided after a few
brainstorming classes that they should celebrate national tree day so they got
going with everyones different task. As it happened the big oak tree outside
chapel was going to be cut down as it had died of old age, so this was the
perfect opportunity to plant a new one. The oak tree had been in the college
chapel square for at least one hundred and fifty years. It saw all Columbans up to
October 2011 when it was cut down.
raise awareness of national tree day III c also went out to the Sowby fields
and collected acorns for planting and hopefully next year some will germinate. The
Swamp Oak which Mr. Swift bought for our project should turn a beautiful autumn
colour when the seasons turn in the coming years. In their time at St Columbas III
c wont see much growth in the tree but future Columbans will.
are a vital part of human civilisation, becoming more so because of
deforestation which is why awareness should be raised. We hope if we return to
the school in future years to see the progress in our tree and we feel we will always
have that connection with our oak and the college.
More General News
View news archive »