ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Escambia County schools were rewarded for their earth-friendly efforts to save energy.
The Energy Incentive Awards were given to 11 schools on Oct. 21 at a school board meeting in Escambia County.
The awards were given to schools who worked to decrease their energy use, completed a shutdown checklist before school breaks, and passed all three Energy Audits, according to a news release from the Escambia County School District.
Tate High School saved the most energy and earned the maximum Energy Incentive Award and was awarded a check for $1,225.
These Escambia County middle schools were awarded $975 dollars for their energy-saving efforts:
- Ernest Ward
- Ransom middle schools
These Escambia County elementary schools were awarded $725 for their energy-saving efforts:
- Ferry Pass
- Global Learning Academy
- Jim Allen
- Molino Park
- C.A. Weis
These Escambia County middle schools were awarded $975 for their energy-saving efforts:
School representatives from each school received certificates for their energy incentives at the School Board meeting.