The Wild About Your School project is a chance for a group of pupils to work on improving their school grounds for wildlife. A team of pupils can work together with the support and guidance of the project officer and work towards achieving a John Muir Award for their efforts. Download the teacher’s guide or contact the project officer for more information.

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Guidebooks for Download:

Wild About Your Schools: Staff Guidance

Wild About Your Schools: Pupil Project Guide (Updated)

Project Summaries

Wild About Your Rivers

Wild About Your Moorlands

Useful Links

Wild About Your Schools: Useful Links PDF

Volunteer Role Description

Funding Opportunities

Sharing your Journey

Habitat and Survey Advice

We can offer you advice from our project officers if your needs are in their area of expertise but the following links have some useful advice to refer to through the planning and action stages.

More information on the John Muir Award can be found here.

During the course of the programme any questions or updates should be sent to Jackie Wragg the Beyond the Classroom project officer at

Who's working on this project?

Jackie Wragg

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Our partners

  • Peak District National Park Authority