DHERT – Dandenong High Environmental Response Team
A passionate and enthusiastic group of students known as D.H.E.R.T., have achieved the following:
- Tree planting in the school grounds with over 1000 new trees planted so far, and a plan to continue to plant many more in the following years.
- City of Greater Dandenong Sustainability Awards – 2 students awarded in 2015 and the school a finalist in the schools award
- A recycling program where all learning spaces and staffrooms now have recycling bins.
- Presenting at and attending environmental conferences.
- Fundraising for various conservation organisations and programs.
- Conducting an energy, biodiversity and transport audit of the school.
Click on the image above to view the School Environment Management Plan 2015-2019
Click on the image to view the DHS Silveton Conference Article 2015
Speeches for City of Greater Dandenong Sustainability awards 2015
Mrs Skoutas, Environment Co-ordinator