Sustainability Programs

For many years Como Primary has been actively involved in a variety of environmental programs and activities.Kitchen Garden These whole school activities educate the students from a young age about the importance of caring for our environment in a practical manner.

At present each class manages part of our overall program.
These include:

  • A thriving kitchen garden in the early childhood centre.
  • A battery recycling station- located in the main school office
  • The recycling of paper
  • The  monitoring of electricity usage at the school
  • A worm farm
  • Encouragement of walking to school rather than by car. (Walking School Bus)
  • The recycling of aluminium cans
  • Regular reports about the power generated by our photovoltaic cells
  • Actively reducing playground litter
  • Promotion of nude food lunches and snacks (no wrappers).