Completed and Operational
Leonora is located 830km North East of Perth, WA. Classified as ‘very remote’ the school has an ECSEA value of 736. Catering from kindergarten aged children, to year 12 the school has 108 students, 69% of which are Indigenous. 66% of the children speak indigenous dialect at home.
Leonora District High School won the Nation-wide Food Ladder School Competition and as such they have received the full Food Ladder system with solar panels for free.
You can watch the video of the completed greenhouse here
You can watch their competition video submission here
Food Ladder acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which this greenhouse is built, the Wangkatha people and Shire of Leonora. We celebrate the diversity of Aboriginal peoples and their ongoing cultures and connections to the lands and waters of Western Australia. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people that contributed to the development of this resource.