Green Team

Lamont's Green Team is a group of students and staff who work together to make Lamont High a more environmentally friendly place.

Students that are interested in environmental stewardship are encouraged to join as together we all must be caretakers of this planet!

Our Goals/Accomplishments:

2017 - 2018 School Year:

  • Ms. Reynold's acquired a grant for an aquaponics system that will be utilized by the Foods classes
  • more to come!!!

2016 - 2017 School Year:

  • Received a $1000 Grant which was used to purchase recycling and waste containers
  • Donated nearly 100 pairs of shoes to Soles for Souls charity
  • Raised and donated money to the World Wildlife Fund in support of Canada's Polar Bears

Past Years:

  • Reduce LHS's ecological/carbon footprint
  • Adopted a Snow Leopard in Northern Asia
  • Placed paper recycling boxes in every classroom
  • Renewed the LHS courtyard
  • Creating an indoor greenhouse for the foods class
  • Further the recycling program to include metals, plastics and compost
  • Reduce LHS thermal energy usage

 

Meetings

Our first meeting for the 2017 - 2018 school year will be on Wednesday October 18th at LUNCH in Rm. 129 (Science Lab).

Please bring your lunch and thoughts regarding the following:

- why are you interested in joining the Green Team

- what would you like to see the Green Team do this year in Lamont High

See you all there!