SCUSD’s 3rd Annual Green Week Starts October 1

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Join this year’s celebration to learn about resource conservation through environmental education.

This year’s activities are provided in partnership with EcoRise, a nonprofit organization that empowers youth to tackle real-world challenges in their schools and community by teacher sustainability, design innovation and social entrepreneurship.

Each day of the Green Week covers a new topic and schools are encouraged to take this opportunity to spend time with students exploring ways they can make a difference at school, at home and in their communities.

These activities are just a sample of the sustainability curriculum SCUSD teachers can access free of charge through the Sustainable Schools Program.

Themed Days

  • Monday – Energy
  • Tuesday – Waste & Recycling
  • Wednesday – International Walk to School Day
  • Thursday – Water
  • Friday – Air Quality
  • Saturday – Green Apple Day of Service
    • Tree Plantings @ George Washington Carver, A.M. Winn, Abraham Lincoln
    • Beautification Day @ West Campus

Learn more Green Week at