Solar panels atop Hilltop Heritage Middle School offset building energy use

The ambition and drive of three middle school students led to the first solar panel installation in Tacoma Public Schools  - and now it’s time to celebrate.

Join now-high school juniors Gwendolyn Newport, Samantha Firkins and Annie Son, teacher Kathy Hall and others for tours of the solar panel system, information booths and refreshments.

Where: Hilltop Heritage Middle School, 602 N. Sprague Ave.
When: Friday, April 22, 3:30 p.m.

The HHMS solar panels offset about 10% of the building’s energy use.

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