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Green Champion Award

Blue Rock School has been selected to receive the Rockland County Environmental Management Council’s (EMC) Green Champion Award for 2019.

The Green Champion Award is presented to an organized group annually by the Rockland County EMC, an environmental advisory committee to the County Legislature and County Executive, to local organizations that show a dedication to sustainability.

Below are the achievements that led to our selection for the 2019 Green Champion Award:

  • Interdisciplinary curriculum (nature and play)

    • gardening

  • Reduced single use initiative 

    • waste free lunches 

    • recycling

    • composting

  • Installation of LED lighting

  • Use of eco-friendly cleaning products

  • Vine Brigades initiative

  • Participation in ADITL and field trips to Stone Barns

  • Green School Alliance member