School Stories

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 …

3 spots left in the Trash Free Lunch Challenge

Grades of Green is thrilled to be partnering with 22 Los Angeles elementary, middle and K-8 schools in our 7th …

St. Roza in Uganda Takes On Water Conservation

Students and teachers at St. Roza in Uganda are taking initiative to help conserve the environment. Today we Skyped with …

The Hamilton Tower of Trays Challenge

This year Hamilton Middle School from Long Beach got a refresher lesson in recycling, and a little something extra as …

Grades of Green Back to School Assemblies are in Action

The 2017-2018 school year is underway, and the Grades of Green staff is thrilled to be visiting our awesome schools …

Mark Your Calendar for Our New Webinar Series

Thinking about taking on a Grades of Green Activity? Maybe it’s your first Activity or one of many Activities you’re …

Uganda: The Latest Edition of “Where in the World is Grades of Green?”

Here at Grades of Green, we’re very grateful for technology, like Skype, that allows us to communicate with schools all …

Our First School in Mozambique

Grades of Green is excited to announce that we are now working with our first school in Mozambique: Guludo Primary …

Manhattan Beach Sun Highlights Youth Corps Native Garden Project

At the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year, Metropolitan Water District provided a grant to Grades of Green which helped …

Trash Free Lunch Challenge Featured by Lush

Lush highlighted Grades of Green’s Trash Free Lunch Challenge and our mission to inspire and empower kids to care for …

Centennial’s Left-Over School Supplies Success!

Grades of Green congratulates Centennial Elementary School for its successful completion of the Left-Over School Supplies Activity. For this Activity, …