Take the 2016-2017 Green Schools Challenge

Enter a Project

Any public, charter, or private K-12 school located in San Diego County is welcome to participate. Please only one project per school.

Take the Challenge

Become a Mentor

Mentors lend their real world expertise to Green Teams, in order to help the schools implement successful green projects. Register

Become a Sponsor

Support green schools financially or by making a donation of prizes. We accept sponsors year round.

Financial Sponsorship Packages start at $250.

Be a Judge

Interested in becoming a Challenge Judge? We are looking for 10-15 green building or sustainability experts to serve as judges to review final submissions and select the top project from all final submissions and one from each grade level in March 2017.

Commitment time will be approximately 8-10 hours.

Official Rules

Submitting your Project

Submission Cover Sheet

One-page summary of project goals, observations & results

Maximum 5-minute video or digital (e.g. Powerpoint, Prezi) presentation

Photo Release Form for any student in the presentation


School Application

Printable School Application

Mentor Application

Green Schools Challenge Guide

Judging Rubric


99 ideas to Green Your School

Top 11 Ways to Green Your School


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