School Stories

Environmental Unity Across the Globe

Facing Environmental Challenges Together! Grades of Green schools can be found all over the world. Currently, Grades of Green schools …

“Create a Movement Webinar” on February 1st!

So you’ve got the perfect plan to help the environment and you ask yourself, “what now?” Maybe you’re working on …

Bryant Ranch Becomes Grades of Green Certified!

Certified and Beyond! Congratulations to Bryant Ranch, who just became a Grades of Green Certified school. The Orange County school’s …

Meet Program Advisor Jordan!

Introducing a New Program Advisor!   Jordan is a New Program Advisor for Grades of Green’s Global Program in the …

Prisk Elementary Green Team Students Lead Waste Reduction Efforts

At Grades of Green, our mission is to inspire and empower kids to care for the environment, so when a …

Robinson K-8 Academy Dramatically Reduces Lunchtime Waste

At Grades of Green, we are often asked if our lunchtime waste reduction activity can be successful at bigger schools, …

Kanwal Hosts a Waste Reduction Seminar

Kanwal Can Do It All! Kanwal’s passion for environmental advocacy and responsibility shines bright. This recent Grades of Green student …

Cesar Chavez Elementary Earns Waste Reduction Grant

In just one year, Grades of Green can help an entire school transform student attitudes on waste reduction. Last year, …

Grades of Green partners with Kings Care Foundation to celebrate Saint Anthony School

Saint Anthony school in Long Beach, California kicked off their Grades of Green program with a huge splash thanks to …

Charles Helmers Kicks off their Trash Free Lunch Program

Charles Helmers Elementary from Saugus Unified School District recently kicked off their waste reduction program by participating in Grades of …

Los Angeles schools kick off 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge

The 2017-2018 Trash Free Lunch Challenge officially kicked off at our 7th annual Training Day event. Grades of Green Team representatives …

Lindbergh STEM Academy adds In Class Recycling

Lindbergh STEM Academy in Long Beach, California, has been busy since winning the 2016-2017 Trash Free Lunch Challenge! Last year …