Recycle @ School: It's the Law!
Did you know that recycling is the LAW in California? Schools are required to recycle mixed paper (most types), cardboard, rigid plastic, glass bottles and jars, and metal containers to be in compliance. Read more>>
The District has a new waste and recycling contractor, Republic Services, but we will still have a Recycling Challenge for 2019/20! For more information on how your school can win prize money for your recycling efforts, and to see how your school ranked in the last year's Challenge, click HERE.
NOV 15 America Recycles Day
Every year on or around November 15 (America Recycles Day) event organizers educate students, friends and colleagues about recycling and other environmental stewardship opportunities through events all over San Diego and across the country. For ideas, guides, tools, templates and tips to make it easy to organize an event at your school, click HERE.
San Diego Unified School District
4860 Ruffner Street
San Diego, CA 92111
A food rescue program has been implemented at all school kitchens in the district! Leftover edible food is picked up by hunger relief organizations and provided to those in need. Click HERE for more information.
ON-GOING - One Earth Recycling Fundraising Opportunity
Students and families can earn money for their school and earn free Shore Buddies plush friends, through a unique cans and bottles recycling opportunity provided by One Earth Recycling. For more information on how you can recycle to help your school, check out this flyer and visit OneEarthRecycling.com.
ON-GOING - PepsiCo Recycle Rally
Recycle Rally is a free nationwide program that directly benefits K-12 schools and students by providing valuable incentives and resources to help make recycling easy, fun, and rewarding. For more information, click HERE.
As other funding opportunities become available they will be listed here.