Fall Garden Tips

Did you plant a garden in the spring? How is your harvest? Now that it’s fall, here are some tips your students can use for the school garden. Use these tips in your home garden as well. Save seeds Collect mature flowers and vegetables. Locate seeds at the base of the flower. To find seeds in…

Leadership Students Spearhead Environmental Action at Enumclaw Middle School

A school garden, hydration stations, and personal care products are among the topics that have spurred action from Karl Karkainen’s leadership students at Enumclaw Middle School. These students are leading initiatives to conserve resources and improve personal and environmental health. Over the summer, the students planted a pesticide-free garden. The garden provided an opportunity for…

What’s Your Green Team Project?

Has your green team decided on a project for the year? Here are some ideas! Campaign to reduce lunchroom waste A significant portion of school waste comes from the lunchroom. Things like milk cartons, juice boxes, food packaging and food waste can add up to a lot of waste. The Green Team campaign to reduce…