FARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
Organized by: Family First Solar
EVENT DATE Oct 21, 2016
Help us raise $16,000 for a solar A/C unit for any public school in Hawaii. An additional solar AC unit will be donated by Family First Solar. The facts on school cooling: Heat abatement lowest bid per classroom at $80,000.00. Hot classroom creates health related concerns Cool schools facilitate an optimal learning environment Only 12 Of the 255 Oahu public schools have AC (1,500 Portables) Many Oahu schools this year had classroom temperatures of over 100 degrees. Long-term solution estimated to cost $1.7 billion. 2 of 10 students are absent 15+ days out of school year due to heat.