Washington Green Schools Clark County Teacher Training

Registration deadline:  October  15th
When     Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 @ 1pm-4pm
Where    Luke Jensen Sports Park Bud Van Cleve Community Room
                Vancouver, WA 98665
Who      Educators, school staff, and volunteers seeking to
               engage their students and green their schools
Cost     Free
At this training:
Learn how your students can benefit from addressing environmental issues on campus
Receive ready-to-use STEM resources to kick off meaningful action projects
Access support to gain recognition as a certified WA Green School
Join a network of more than 350 green school across the state
Free clock hours, sub reimbursement & refreshments provided
Energy Star Certified
All Camas Schools are members of the District’s Energy Star family and have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA.
Level 3 Green Schools
Grass Valley Elementary: This school was certified at Level 3 in school grounds. The Green Team worked to breathe new life into neglected areas of the campus and organized weeding parties to help keep areas free of invasive species. It also planned a composting center for leaves, other vegetation and kitchen scraps.


Skyridge Middle School: This school was certified at Level 3 in Waste & Recycling, Transportation, and Healthy School Buildings. The Green Team began an educational campaign and replaced all of their antibacterial spray with an all-natural, environmentally responsible alternative. The Green Team also continues to maintain the changes that they have achieved in past certifications through the implementation of recycling programs, no-idling zones, and student-led efforts to lessen Skyridge’s environmental footprint. Thanks to their efforts, Skyridge is now a healthier, more sustainable place! Sky Hawks Logo - Full Color