Sal Rei, Jul 1 (Inforpress) – The Riba D´Olte School is the winner of the “Environment Friendly Schools” contest, an initiative of the City Hall of Boa Vista with the aim of promoting conservation and environmental preservation actions.
In the second place of this competition, launched in the school year 2018/2019, was the Boa Vista High School, which received a prize of 40 thousand escudos, Escola Nova in the third place (20 thousand escudos), the Nossa Senhora da Boa Esperança Educational Centre was ranked third (15 thousand escudos), while Escola Nova of Rabil and Estância de Baixo took the incentive prize and a check for ten thousand escudos each.
The principal of the Riba D´Olte School, Ilce Mendes, explained that several activities were carried out seeking to involve, not only teachers and students, but also the entire community in the area where the school is located.
“We work on almost all aspects of the environment and we focus on the environment and health, environment and sport and the preservation of the environment, on the garbage on the beaches”, said the principal guaranteeing that in the next school year they will analyze the priority to apply the prize of 60 thousand escudos taking into account that the school lacks works.
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