A Green School for Every Student

Students and communities across Washington State are working to create greener, healthier school environments. Together we are building a better world — now and for future generations. Washington Green Schools provides a system of support for school communities to set and achieve sustainability goals.

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1.2 million students spend their days in K-12 schools across Washington State. You can ensure they gain the skills and hands-on learning opportunities needed to be successful leaders. Our state depends upon the next generation… And Washington Green Schools is working with you to give them the tools they need to succeed.

School Updates

  • Feb 1st, 2016

    Concord International School: We just joined the program!

  • Jan 25th, 2016

    Snohomish High School: We just joined the program!

  • Jan 25th, 2016

    Legacy High School: We just joined the program!

Our Six-Step Certification Process

Certified schools earn recognition, rewards, and other special opportunities.

Environmental Categories:
  • Waste and Recycling
  • Energy
  • Transportation
  • Healthy School Buildings
  • Water
  • School Grounds

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Office Hours: Completing Your Report Card

Every month, we’ll be offering virtual Office Hours to cover timely topics for the Washington Green Schools community. Check our Events Page to learn about upcoming Office Hours! ——— Jump to specific questions below and give a shout if you have more to add to the conversation: .57      —    How long does it […]

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