The new toilet is part of NASA's preparations for restarting moon landing operations by 2024.
About 48% of US grocery stores were out of stock of toilet paper for some part of the day on April 19, the latest date for which figures were available.
Australia is not the only country facing excessive stockpiling.
At least that is what seems to be occurring in the minds of thousands of people across the world as they rush to stockpile toilet paper en masse in response to coronavirus paranoia.
Funding limitations led staff to try repurposing the bathroom, which was used for storage, superintendent Greg Baker said. No student used the space during the school day, he added.
While the initiative is supported throughout the town council, many have taken to Twitter to express their dismay and concerns.