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Denton Sustainable Schools encourages students, families, faculty, and staff to improve our environment, create economic value, and support and strengthen the community through the implementation of comprehensive sustainability education.

20120125_Rayzor Elem_0272The City of Denton works with participating schools to expand educational opportunities in several focus areas: Water, Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Management, Land Use and Open/Natural Space, Transportation, Material Resource Management, and Local Food Production.

Participating schools will be eligible for Environmental Award money based on their implementation of activities as described in the School Resource guide.

   

See What You Missed!

Denton Sustainable Schools FREE Teacher Training Workshop 6/13 - 6/14

Adkins Elementary Educators, Melisa O'Rear and Kelley McGee,  shot and starred in this fun video of renewable energy training. Day two of the Denton Sustainable Schools Training was full of excellent information, great projects and good times for all!

   

Denton Sustainable Schools Resources and Information

   DSS PROGRAM REVIEW - A short presentation describing the program

 

IMPORTANT FORMS/GUIDES:

SCHOOL RESOURCE GUIDE 2016 - 2017

ONLINE ENROLLMENT FORM & PDF VERSIONPlease see Enrollment Requirements on Page 3 of the School Resource Guide. Use the online enrollment form or save and e-mail the PDF version to sustainableschools@cityofdenton.com.

DSS POINTS TRACKER - Your school coordinator will track your school's activities and submit at the end of each semester.

TEACHER PLANNING CALENDARS:

DATES OF AWARENESS EVENTS

FIRST SIX WEEKS

SECOND SIX WEEKS

THIRD SIX WEEKS

FOURTH SIX WEEKS

FIFTH SIX WEEKS

SIXTH SIX WEEKS

 

NEWSLETTERS:

APRIL 2016

MARCH 2016

FEBRUARY 2016

JANUARY 2016

DECEMBER 2015

NOVEMBER 2015

OCTOBER 2015

SEPTEMBER 2015

 

 Contact Sustainable Schools at sustainableschools@cityofdenton.com or (940) 349-8152, with any questions.