The Department of Water Supply (DWS), County of Hawai‘i, congratulates winners of the 3rd Annual Keiki Water Conservation Poster Contest!  Nearly 150 Big Island students from 10 public and private schools demonstrated their artistic talents by illustrating the contest theme, “Do Your Part, Be Water Smart.”  Mahalo to their teachers for helping promote water conservation.

2021 Poster Contest Winners

Kindergarten

1ST PLACE

Emma Raras

Kea‘au Elementary School
Teacher: Rachele Laminman

2ND PLACE

Kili‘ohu Kelau

Kua O Ka Lā New Century Public Charter School
Teacher: Robbie McGrath

First Grade

1ST PLACE

Tylee Rapozo

Waikoloa Elementary and Middle School
Teacher: Jacqueline Barsetti

Second Grade

1ST PLACE

Meili O’Loughlin

Waikoloa Elementary and Middle School
Teacher: Georgianne Lawson

2ND PLACE

Makana Kauhi

Chiefess Kapi‘olani Elementary
Teacher: Sherrilyn Sampaia

Third Grade

1ST PLACE

Nevaeh Kaipo

Kaūmana Elementary 
Teacher: Reyn Ojiri

2ND PLACE

Lindsey Gomez

Waiākea Elementary
Teacher: Paige Nakano

Fourth Grade

1ST PLACE

Reese Makaimoku

Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i
Teacher: Malia Andrus

2ND PLACE

Callesta Ryan

Kanu o ka ‘Ǡina New Century Public Charter
Teacher: Pua Mendonca

Fifth Grade

1ST PLACE

Basil Au

St. Joseph Elementary
Teachers: Rena Arima

2ND PLACE

Fresalie Ramos

Kea‘au Elementary
Teacher: Windy Berrigan-Sanchez

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