School plants trees on Arbor Day

2015-09-10 06:00
Coniston Primary pupils and teachers plant trees on Arbor Day.

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CONISTON Primary School at KwaXolo in Manzamhlophe planted trees and flowers in celebration of Arbor Day on 1 September.

Pupils, teachers and school governing body members participated in the planting and beautifying of the school.

Principal Nonceba Gigaba said Arbor Day is important because one tree provides oxygen for many humans.

“Trees play a vital role in rural and urban populations. They beautify and humanise our schools and provide shade and shelter for our pupils,” said Gigaba

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