Keep Australia Beautiful - Clean Schools

Looking to engage students and reduce litter at your school?

Many schools experience difficulties managing litter and recognise the importance of a clean and healthy environment. Educating students about the effects of litter and influencing beliefs and attitudes are key steps towards behaviour change and litter reduction in the community as a whole.

The Clean Schools program aims at changing the littering behaviour of students through a whole school approach to litter prevention and a range of resources to help. 

Free resources available to all schools in Western Australia include:

1. Professional Learning for teachers

Free professional learning sessions for primary and secondary schools are available .  In house and online training provides a step-by-step process on how to run the Clean Schools program with personalised support from the Clean Schools Coordinator.

2. A step by step program planning guide

This booklet is the guide to implementing the Clean Schools program in your school.  It contains a step-by-step guide to lead you through the program from the methodology, how to get started, implementing the activities, the follow up and evaluation of the program. 

3. Support curriculum materials and activities

A range of resources are provided with this program:

  • Displays, posters and fact sheets
  • Litter activities and competitions        
  • Evaluation tools
  • Stickers for kids and school bins
  • Litter collection bags
  • Certificate and recognition of achievement 

To become involved, register your school.

Visit Keep Australia Beautiful - Clean Schools program for more information.