Michelle Picinich is your Clark County Green Schools partner, encouraging green practices and sustainability in all of our schools, public and private. She is passionate about waste reduction and recycling, especially growing and inspiring young environmental leaders to make a difference for future generations. Michelle has lived in Clark County f...or 19 years and has four children in local schools. She is amazed by the passion she sees from students, teachers and staff and is excited to be a part of lasting change in the Clark County educational community. More
May
07

Need help with your Washington Green Schools report card?

Need help with your Washington Green Schools report card?
The Washington Green Schools team will be in town May 15th to assist Green Team leaders in report card completion. Have you started your report card but got stuck? Never completed one before and need a little guidance? The Washington Green Schools team is here to guide you through it.  Check out one of the new waterfront buildings! Enjoy ...
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Apr
30

The Farm to School Conversation Comes to Clark County May 28th!

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Have you wanted to be a part of the conversation regarding Farm to School? Have you wondered how can your district be more involved in serving local products to students? Chris Iberle from Washington State Farm to School Network will be on hand to facilitate the discussion, Tuesday, May 28th at the CASEE Center. School gardeners, school nutrition s...
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Apr
12

Building community around teamwork: Lacamas Lake Elementary's new milk dispenser

Michelle-iphone-photos-2019-769-crop Lacamas Lake Elementary's custodian, Nancy Stoy and members of the Clark County Green Schools team, measuring wasted milk at their preliminary waste audit
Camas School District's Lacamas Lake Elementary began serving milk out of washable cups instead of single use cartons in March.  Passion for this project came from all parts of the school. Nancy Stoy, their custodian, led the charge along with their principal, Mrs. Mueller, and kitchen manager, Lorena Forshee, also advocating for the...
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Mar
11

​Green Apple Award Nominees Announced!

​Green Apple Award Nominees Announced!
The Green Awards is a celebration of environmental work throughout Clark County. Please join us March 20th at Kiggins Theater for the big event! Register here . We collected nominations a few months ago for this year's Green Apple Award. This award is presented to an individual who works in schools and educates students to be mindful and to practic...
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Jan
17

La Center High School’s Environmental Legacy

La Center High School’s Environmental Legacy
La Center High School likes to lead the Green Schools charge and has once again achieved something no other school has. They are the only public high school to reach Platinum level with Washington Green Schools and re-certify in all six categories. At the recent recognition ceremony where La Center received their re-certification award, Ms. Morris ...
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