Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

2012 Green Ribbon Schools Selectees

U.S. Department of Education Highlights from the First-Ever Honorees External link opens in new window or tab. (DOC)

U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Selectees from California

Longfellow Elementary School, Long Beach
Disseminating green practices to all area schools.

Environmental Charter High School, Lawndale
An oasis of STEM learning, environmental stewardship, and civic engagement amid concrete.

Grand View Elementary, Manhattan Beach
A school that drives community change, one step at a time.

The Athenian School, Danville
Where environmental stewardship is the guiding light.

News Releases

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Congratulates Four California Schools in Winning First National Green Ribbon Schools Award Winners

The Obama Administration Names 78 Schools in 29 States and Washington D.C. as First-Ever U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools External link opens in new window or tab.

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Nominated Four Green Schools to Represent California in New National Green Ribbon Schools Program

Questions:   Lesley Taylor | | 916-322-0310
Last Reviewed: Friday, April 15, 2016
Recently Posted in Facilities
  • What's New (updated 29-Sep-2016)
    What's new in relationship to school facilities modernization and new construction projects.
  • Assembly Bill 496 Funding for Fresh Drinking Water (updated 28-Sep-2016)
    Assembly Bill 496: Pupil Nutrition Funding for Drinking Water requires the California Department of Education to identify available sources of funding to fund water quality and infrastructure projects for local educational agencies.
  • Green Ribbon Schools (DOC) (updated 07-Sep-2016)
    This is the 2016-17 Green Ribbon Schools Award Application.