This year, all 76 elementary and secondary schools in the Upper Grand District School Board achieved certification with the Ontario EcoSchools program, joining a growing movement of 1,900 schools across the province.
Students and staff were dressed for the sunshine on May 31 and eager to participate in a school-wide planting project.
June 5 is World Environment Day where we learn that protecting the planet is everyone’s responsibility.
Science buddies at F.A. Hamilton Public School are learning about soil health and conservation through a cheeky project from the Soil Conservation Council of Canada.
Cathy Dykstra, a grade 5 teacher at Kortright Hills Public School, has been named the 2019 Classroom Energy Diet Challenge Energy Educator of the Year.
Students at Centre Dufferin District High School are finding creative ways to encourage proper waste sorting and recycling at school.
James McQueen Public School celebrated Earth Day this April by engaging in a unique art project.
The United Nations has proclaimed May 22nd The International Day for Biological Diversity to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues.
The annual H2Awesome event was held at the University of Guelph on April 30.
Students and staff from Parkinson Centennial Public School are being recognized for their commitment to the environment.