ADOPTED RESOLUTION COMMENDING PETER F. ALBA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FOR BEING RECOGNIZED AS HAVING AN OUTSTANDING ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM
WHEREAS, the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation sponsored the Recycling Awards Program to recognize outstanding environmental programs; and
WHEREAS, ten Alabama school programs were chosen; and
WHEREAS, Peter F. Alba Elementary School involves its 550 students in recycling aluminum cans, newspapers, white paper, cardboard and used clothing; and
WHEREAS, teachers emphasize conservation and waste management through activities such as the Wizard of Waste, Keep America Beautiful’s Waste in Place, Project Wild and Project Learning Tree:
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That the State Board of Education does hereby commend the Mobile County Board of Education; Paul Joseph Sousa, Superintendent; and Barbara Doherty, Principal, for their support and assistance to Peter F. Alba Elementary School in achieving this honor.