Council Rock School District

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Newtown Elementary C.R. South


Green Team Mission Statement

To promote institutional and personal environmental responsibility within the school community. As well as encourage practices consistent with sustainable living including but not limited to: conservation of resources, waste reduction and recycling, pollution prevention, increased reliance on renewable resources, and to recommend priorities for projects that may help the school district reduce its environmental impact.

In the News.....
Green Strides in the news-select the link on the left to see highlights from the Green Strides visit to  Council Rock
Northampton Herald article about the Green Strides Tour
Green Strides Tour-
Wednesday, September 28th, 2:45 p.m.-4:15 p.m.
Goodnoe Elementary School
April 2015
The Environmental Action Committee from Council Rock High School South spent Saturday, April 11th cleaning up local roadways through the Adopt a Highway Litter Control program.
Adopt A Highway EAC Clean Up

March 2015

Council Rock Receives $4M in Grants for 'Green' Schools






Council Rock School District Receives U.S.Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools District Award

Green Ribbon Schools U.S.D.E.
Click on the image above to see some of the press and details about the award

Phillies Red Goes Green Award
Congratulationsto Gail Reinhart, a third grade teacher at Maureen M. Welch Elementary School. Gail was honored at the Phillies game on April 17th with their Red Goes Green Award for the many programs she offers in her classroom and for the Ecology Club at Maureen M. Welch Elementary School.  Below is a photo of Gail accepting her award at Citizen’s Bank Park
Gail Rinehart accepts award
Gail Rinehart recognized at a Phillies Game on April 17th
Last Modified on October 21, 2016