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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.

A School District Embraces Sustainability: A 2018–19 Success Story

Located on Whidbey Island, Oak Harbor Public Schools leads the way among sustainable school districts in Washington. In partnership with Washington Green Schools, this diverse community has reduced energy and water use, invested in school gardens, and taught students and families to be good stewards of the environment. A visit to Oak Harbor reveals a culture of sustainability throughout the district.

“Washington Green Schools provided our students and staff the inspiration, challenge, and structure to achieve things in sustainability that wouldn’t have been possible otherwise.”

– Dr. Lance Gibbon, Superintendent of Oak Harbor Public Schools