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Lee Valley Regional Park – Environmental and Heritage Programmes for Primary & Secondary Schools

Location(s)Lee Valley Park Youth and Schools Service, Abbey Farmhouse, Abbey Gardens, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1XQ
Key StagesKS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Post 16
Special SchoolsYes
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Enhanced DBSYes
FeesPlease contact us with details of your requirements
Administration Service Administered by the provider

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Schools and groups

Lee Valley Regional Park provides a vast educational resource, offering environmental and heritage programmes, delivered by our Youth and Schools Service.

Our activities aim to engender a sense of ownership and understanding of the natural world, drawing on internationally important nature reserves and a wide array of species and habitats,.

Programmes last approximately two hours and full days can be made up by choosing two programmes. 

Activities will be tailored to suit the needs of your particular group.

  • Programmes for Primary School groups
  • Programmes for Secondary Schools and Post 16
  • Special needs schools and groups
  • Youth groups

Programmes for primary school groups

Designed to help meet the requirements of the National Curriculum for Key Stage 1 and 2. Programmes are accompanied by teacher information sheets.

The Youth and Schools Service deliver a wide range of environmental and heritage outdoor learning programmes, which contain activities and promote learning outcomes that link to the New National Curriculum across all Key Stages and help to meet subject requirements in Art and Design, Geography, History, Science and PE.

For a list of available activites, please visit our website.

Programmes for Secondary Schools, post 16 and youth groups

Activities help meet National Curriculum, GCSE, BTEC, A Level and degree criteria. Our unique offer includes a working dairy farm and London 2012 legacy venues, providing unique opportunities to engage your students. Subjects covers are: Science, Geography, History, PE, Team building, Design & Technology.

We have the capacity to cater for large groups. Our orienteering competitions have welcomed over 600 students in one go! To suit your needs choose from one or two half day programmes. 

Programmes run from 10.00-12.00 or 13.00-15.00 or our NEW Discovery day (10.00-14.00) with 30 minute lunch break.

For a list of available activites, please visit our website.


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