The Green Team works with school administration and staff on establishing sustainable practices so our school community can reduce its carbon footprint. Successful initiatives include:
Terracycle containers at the school: Terracycle is a recycling company that recycles waste that is not easily recycled. We collected Entenmann’s Little Bites pouches, Go-Go Squeeze pouches (or other flexible plastic snack pouches and caps), and all brands of empty writing instruments, glue sticks, watercolor dispensers, paint sets, and flexible packaging.
Metal eating utensils to reduce waste
Separate bins for food waste, recycling, and general waste with signage helping children understand what goes where