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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.

Franklin Pierce High School: Positioning schools as centers for sustainability

Bronze-certified Washington Green School, Pierce County

At Franklin Pierce High School, the Green Team set the goal of cutting garbage pickups by 50%. Using daily announcements, lunchtime monitoring, and new recycling centers, the student body is modeling how families can reduce waste and save money.