Mission:  

Develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions that connect our actions and choices to local and global environmental impacts.


Vision:

Inspire environmental stewardship within our students and staff and embed these values into curriculum using sustainable initiatives.

 

Focus for the 2015-2016 school year:

Reducing waste/improving recycling efforts; establishing school based green teams with students

  • Textile/ clothing recycling drives - in fall and spring
  • Composting programs - piloted at Eisenhower and expanding to Elmwood, Orchard Lane and Poplar Creek Elementary Schools
  • School Forest designation and use - at Eisenhower
  • Nature Club - at Ronald Reagan
  • Lettuce growing project - at Eisenhower


Members:

Eisenhower: Emily Dethloff/ Kristine Weiss

West: Betsy Weins/ Dan Naus

Elmwood: Jim Slonac

Orchard Lane: Erika Mayer/ Amy Fare

Poplar Creek: Lee Bernfeld/ Rebecca Landess

Ronald Reagan: Amy Murray

District Office: Cindy Jensen, Andy Stefancin, Joan Paque, Joe Garza, Roger Bortman, Kelly Kwiatkowski

School District of New Berlin