Why get involved with ResourceSmart Schools?
ResourceSmart Schools also has practical benefits such as cost savings. Between 2008 and 2013, Victorian schools saved over $5.2 million, with an average of $1.3 million dollars saved on energy bills.
What’s so good about being involved?
Reach for the stars and receive statewide recognition with Sustainability Certification.
Save on energy, waste and water bills – and greenhouse gas emissions.
Students learn take-home lessons about sustainable action.
Minimise waste, save energy and water, promote biodiversity, and cut your greenhouse gas emissions.
Position your school as a community leader and network with other schools and environmental partners.
Success stories and school awards
Does your school have a ResourceSmart Schools success story? Login to your account and share your story with other schools.
You could even enter the ResourceSmart Schools Awards held annually by Sustainability Victoria. With prize money and resource support up for grabs, the awards are a great opportunity to boost your school profile, network with other Victorian schools that are excelling in sustainability and celebrate with your whole community.
For more information about the awards, visit the Sustainability Victoria website.