Achieve the designation of "Michigan Green School" for your school with these easy steps:
- Visit the Michigan Green Schools website
- Determine which of the 20 Points of Energy and Environmental Savings Activities to accomplish.
- Complete the Michigan Green Schools Application
- Submit to the local Green School contact for approval see Michigan Green Schools website for updated contact list.
Learn from other Eaton County Green Schools:
Read the Lansing Area Capital Gains articles on the achievements of Hayes Middles School in Grand Ledge. View Powerpoint showcasing their efforts: Hayes Middle School Green Team
St. Michael's Parish School, Grand Ledge
The Department of Resource Recovery offers resources and support. View Powerpoint presentation: ECDRR Green School presentation
Fun ideas involving the whole school:
- Waste Free Lunches
- Join the Drink Pouch Brigade
- Elmer's Glue Crew
- Education Resources from the Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality
- Art From Junk: Recycled Crafts (thank you Mrs. Willard's class from Westwood Youth!)