It’s a Toilet, Not a Wastebasket! West Roxbury Academy Students Win MWRA Video Contest

West Roxbury Academy's "It's a Toilet, Not a Wastebasket" Video Contest Winners
West Roxbury Academy's "It's a Toilet, Not a Wastebasket" Video Contest Winners

We are pleased to announce that ten students of West Roxbury Academy have won Honorable Mention in MWRA’s Annual Video Contest.  This year’s theme was “It’s a Toilet, not a Wastebasket!”

 For the video contest, students were invited to participate individually or in teams.

 The Honorable Mention winning teams from West Roxbury Academy were:

This year, students across the MWRA service area were challenged to create short videos, posters and essays to promote the importance of flushing responsibly. Nearly 4,000 students entered.

All of the winning posters and essays are available for viewing on www.mwra.com and at the Metropolitan Waterworks Museum through the July 4th weekend. All of the top videos are posted on MWRA's YouTube page.

MWRA honored the winning students, their teachers and families at an awards ceremony held at the Deer Island Wastewater Treatment Plant on Friday, May 23. Ceremony photos are posted on flickr.

Kristin MacDougall (for MWRA) June 26, 2014 at 02:29 PM
Ooops - looks like the photo caption was too long and got cut off. Here is the full caption: West Roxbury Academy’s MWRA video contest winners - (Front:) Danielle Domingos, Boston Water and Sewer Commission; David Duest, MWRA Deer Island Treatment Plant Director; contest winners James Philiossaint, Daniel McCann, Jr., Crystal Garcia; West Roxbury Academy teacher Alan Humbert; Adriana Cillo, Boston Water and Sewer Commission. (Back:) contest winners Jovan Perry; Tesfey Hishe, Jimmy Paul, Jr., Albert Jimenez, Rahgi Carter; West Roxbury Academy Headmaster Mr. Weekes.


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