Student Stories

Behind the Scenes Eco-Tour at Staples Center

When Grades of Green partners with sports teams, you know it will have an eco-twist! Not only did Grades of …

Grades of Green Celebrates Halloween

With the help of several Grades of Green students,  Grades of Green celebrated Halloween early by co-hosting a booth with …

Grades of Green Students Tackle Water and Waste

Middle School Grades of Green student leaders Leslie and Mariana from Long Beach, CA wanted to help their school conserve …

Make Your Own Eco-Display

When you’re spreading an environmental message, consider creating an eco-display or recycled art project. Visuals can be easier to understand …

Grades of Green’s Office Upgrades Waste Diversion Efforts

Did you know that 80% of office waste is recyclable?  Whether it be paper, plastic, food, or batteries, there are …

Congratulations 2017-2018 Youth Corps Eco-Leaders

Grades of Green is proud to congratulate the exceptional students who participated in the Los Angeles 2017-2018 Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program! …

Grades of Green Eco-Leaders Recognized by Supervisor Sheila Kuehl

As the school year comes to an end, Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leaders are starting to get recognized by …

Daves Ave Elementary Succeeds in Banning Straws!

Banning Straws! In the past few weeks, we have kept you all updated on Daves Ave Elementary’s Grades of Green …

Educating through Resourcefulness!

Resourceful and Daring! Kanwal, a Grades of Green student in Pakistan, continues to impress! Last semester, she noticed that environmental …

Mott Hall III Cuts Waste in Half!

New Record! Mott Hall III and Ms. Moe had no trouble implementing their Waste Sorting Station activity! This amazing school …

Environmental Unity Across the Globe

Facing Environmental Challenges Together! Grades of Green schools can be found all over the world. Currently, Grades of Green schools …

Meet Program Advisor Jordan!

Introducing a New Program Advisor!   Jordan is a New Program Advisor for Grades of Green’s Global Program in the …