At a special assembly, Water Corporation, Waterwise Schools Program Officer Debbie Ericson presented School Council President Monica Elberink with a certificate to celebrate achieving Waterwise status through the Water Corporation's Waterwise Schools Program.
said Waterwise schools
, like Kerry St Community School, were leading the way toward a sustainable water future.
The school has also been successful in receiving a Community Water Grant from the Federal government and has been able to install rainwater tanks and water saving fixtures throughout the school.
praised the children's work, which included studying weather patterns, recording water meter readings at the school, visiting a waterwise nursery and planting waterwise plants in the schools garden and making water conservation posters.
acknowledged the efforts of the coordinator of the program, Ms Kath Sugars and the staff in implementing the Waterwise Schools