Mountt Waverley Primary is a Five Star Sustainable school. The aims of the Sustainable Environment education at MWPS are:
- to develop an appreciation of the environment, our relationship with it and our responsibility for its future.
- to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, values and commitment to be environmentally friendly and responsible.
- to assist students to develop an environmental ethic that is reflected in individual and collective environmental practices.
- to encourage and assist students to develop an environmental consciousness and awareness of their relationship with the environment, through direct contact with the environment and practice in environmental decision-making,
To assist in meeting these aims we participate in recycling, Earth Hour each fortnight, Environment Club, growing vegetables, tree planting, wildlife fundraising and units of work within the class programs.
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