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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.

Chelan Middle & High School: Conserving natural resources

Bronze-certified Washington Green School, Chelan County

Chelan Middle and High School kicked off a composting and recycling initiative to address a huge waste problem on their shared campus. Thanks to student efforts, they cut their landfill-bound cafeteria trash by 60%. What’s more, 90% of uneaten food is now being distributed to kids in need.