Watauga County High School Wind for Schools
Located just minutes from the Wind Application Center, the Watauga High School wind turbine was the 7th installed in North Carolina in 2011 through Wind for Schools. On December 14th, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held with Boone mayor Loretta Clawson, students from Miss Chestnut and Ms. Sheets' classes, representitives from Sundance Power Systems, Watauga High and Wind Application Center staff in attendance.
Like all of the schools partnering with we are working with the Wind for Schools Program of Appalachian State, Watauga K-12 teachers are developing grade appropriate curriculum related to renewable energy.
For more information on the Wind For Schools Program, use this contact form.