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Our Best Book Award - voting deadline Friday 24 May

Leicester Libraries are now in the final stages of this year’s Our Best Book award, having enjoyed some fabulous online author sessions which should help your children vote.  Participating schools are asked to carry out individual voting in class in way that works for your school.  Find out more.


Sustainable schools celebration 2020

Do you have a member of staff, student, parent or volunteer who… Spearheads recycling in school? Raises awareness of litter? Participates in healthy cooking? Always turns up to gardening club, no matter the weather?  Goes that extra mile to walk, cycle or scoot to school?

Further information

Monday 9 November - 7.00-8.30pm on Teams Live

With over six years of environmental education running in the city, this is the second Sustainable Schools Celebration evening, a biennial event to celebrate the hard work and commitment of schools in Leicester.  

Nominees have been made by school staff and by members of the environment, health and wellbeing group throughout September and early October 2020. The group is made up of nearly 50 professionals who work within Leicester City Council or organisations that provide environmental or health services to schools in partnership with the council. In mid-October the group selected the winners for the evening from the following categories:

  • Growing Champion
  • Litter Champion 
  • Health and Wellbeing Champion 
  • Mental Health Champion 
  • Active Travel Champion 
  • Active Travel School of the Year 
  • Global Learning Champion  
  • Food for Life Champion 
  • Oral Health Champion 
  • Forest School Champion  
  • Sports Leader of the Year 
  • Recycling or Reducing Champion 
  • Healthy Eating Champion 
  • Biodiversity Champion 
  • Energy Champion
  • Cooking Champion
  • Co-operative Values Champion 
  • Water Champion
  • Premises Officer/Site Supervisor  
  • Pastoral Champion  
  • Teaching Assistant 
  • Teacher 
  • Senior Leader 
  • Community and Parental Engagement Champion  
  • Student 
  • Parent 
  • Volunteer 
  • Team of the Year

Join us via Teams Live on the evening to hear all the nominees and winners including the prestigious team or individual of the year and school of the year. This year's event has been kindly sponsored by The Central England Co-operative.


Please consider the environment.