Stories

Grades of Green Eco-Leader Johanna Skips the Straw

I am Johanna, a 13 year old student at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, California. I have a passion …

Join Grades of Green on Coastal Cleanup Day 2017

Although much of California has seen relief from its years of drought, much of the state’s rainfall also increases its …

Donation Matching Opportunity for Green Apple Day of Service

Interested in implementing a Grades of Green Activity this school year but need a little more funding? Sign up for …

Mark Your Calendar for Our New Webinar Series

Thinking about taking on a Grades of Green Activity? Maybe it’s your first Activity or one of many Activities you’re …

Uganda: The Latest Edition of “Where in the World is Grades of Green?”

Here at Grades of Green, we’re very grateful for technology, like Skype, that allows us to communicate with schools all …

National Drive Electric Week Los Angeles

Did you know that between 2011-2016, nearly 50% of plug-in electric vehicles sales in the US were in California? Chances …

Catching up with Grades of Green Youth Corps Alumni Alex

Nothing makes our day more than hearing from our Grades of Green Alumni! This summer we were thrilled to catch …

Join the Green Apple Day of Service Movement

Between August 2017 and May 2018, parents, teachers, students, companies, and local organizations from around the world will unite to …

How To Ban Polystyrene At Your School

Polystyrene, another name for Styrofoam, is a petroleum-based plastic that has become an environmental concern in many cities. Learn more …

Our First School in Mozambique

Grades of Green is excited to announce that we are now working with our first school in Mozambique: Guludo Primary …

Water Bottle Filling Station Grants Available to Schools in Los Angeles County, CA

Did you know the production of disposable water bottles uses 17 million barrels of oil a year? Purchasing water bottle …

Greening Your Back To School Supplies

With Summer 17’ beginning to wind down, now is the best time to start you back to school shopping. Unfortunately, …