School Philosophy Ideas and Resources

Environmental themes, concepts and Green School Projects are at the core of how staff and administration think about curriculum and building operations.


  1. School annually recognizes Earth Day with a school wide event.
  2. Administration invites Solid Waste Authority to speak to all students.
  3. Each year the school designs a new solid waste unit which is enriched with appropriate labs for each of the different science classes.
  4. School literature and website talk about the importance of their green school initiatives.
  5. School mission or philosophy statement clearly articulates or embodies the importance of creating a green school culture.
  6. School principals and other key administrators are consistent public advocates for greening their school.
  7. Regular presentations are made to the local community to demonstrate the successes and opportunities of Green School project for students.