Children’s Week kicked off in style
CHILDREN’S Week started at Perth Zoo last week with the presentation of the WA Children's Week Awards.
Education Minister Peter Collier said the awards were another way of delivering learning opportunities to young people about healthy lifestyles being integral to wellbeing and selfconfidence.
St Munchin’s Primary School student Megan Schutte won the Commissioner’s Choice Art award.
Mr Collier presented the Health and Wellbeing Award to Ardross PS students.
The students developed a large scale treegrowing and planting program and are now growing and planting 9000 trees each year, making a positive contribution to their community.
Camp Autism received the Communities Award for Metropolitan Services from Community Services Minister Tony Simpson.
“Families of children with autism, in