Environmental Team

Solway Primary School have an Environment Team which have a passion and drive for Sustainability. The team is made up of our Year 6 leaders as well as classroom monitors within all year levels.

Our Environment Team set yearly goals within 5 key areas including Biodiversity, Energy, Waste, Water and Curriculum.

Some achievements of our 2018 Environment Team include:

  • Raised money for new water tank in the Kitchen Garden
  • Reduced the amount of waste in classrooms
  • Developed and grow a range of vegetables and herbs in the Kitchen Garden
  • Various audits within the school
  • Presented at our 10 Years of Sustainability celebration
  • Mentored schools on their sustainability journeys
  • Developed of a range of signage and displays for classrooms
  • Kids Teaching Kids - Taught sustainability principles to students within the school
  • Added wildlife to various areas of the school such as the Indigenous Garden
  • Created newsletter articles to keep families up to date with sustainability events and dates