Students Offer Environmental Solutions

Students Offer Environmental Solutions in Annual Video Contest, Right in Time for Earth Day
Posted on 04/22/2022
Under the seaTo celebrate Earth Day, the Pollution Prevention Coalition of Palm Beach County in partnership with the School District of Palm Beach County’s Environmental & Conservation Services Department is announcing the winners of the third annual Pollution Resolution Challenge video contest.

Pollution is a widespread issue that burdens ecosystems across the world, including in Palm Beach County. To address this issue, participating District students in grades 9-12 created videos to visually showcase their ideas to combat pollution.

Congratulations to the three students below who received monetary prizes for their winning productions:

1) First Place Winner: $500
James Begley – Jupiter Community High School
Watch the first-place winning video: Eutrophication in Palm Beach County

2) Second Place Winner: $200, STEM Bonus Award: $250
Kaitlyn Thomas and Parker Ladle – Boca Raton Community High School
Watch the second-place winning video: Reef Safe Sunscreens

3) Third Place Winner: $100
Sonal Jena – Atlantic Community High School
Watch the third-place winning video: Global Warming Solution

The School District of Palm Beach County