Fair Trade

Mrs Susan Ritson, Principal Teacher of Guidance

Mrs Helen Hunter, Depute Rector


FT logoCharleston Academy Fairtrade Committee is led by senior pupils, but pupils from any year group are very welcome to join. Our aim during session 2013-14 is to achieve Fairtrade Status for the school.

Laura Brown, 6T, Depute Head Girl is presently leading the group. Please contact any of the staff above or Laura for further information.


What Do We Do?

The aim of our Committee is to raise awareness about Fairtrade issues amongst pupils and staff at Charleston Academy

• We serve Fairtrade teas and coffees at Parents evenings and the First Year Art Exhibition

• We run a stall selling Fairtrade chocolate, biscuits and juice at the Sponsored Walk

• We will be running a stall at breaktimes selling Fairtrade snacks

• Involving younger pupils in discussions about Fairtrade during PSE lessons

Charleston Academy FairTrade Committee meets on Monday lunchtimes in school.