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Bay Farm School ED-GRS Selectee


Students weighing recyclable trash.

Bay Farm School has implemented an efficient three-stream waste diversion program that diverts 85 percent of solid waste from the landfill. Students are critical to these efforts, monitoring lunchtime sorting and conducting multiple waste audits to keep recyclables out of classroom and playground trash. Bay Farm's Outdoor Learning Center (OLC) is managed by a full-time garden teacher. All students regularly learn outdoors in part by working in the OLC and eating the food they grow there. Read more about Bay Farm's efforts on their Go Green Web page External link opens in new window or tab..

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Questions:   Lesley Taylor | ltaylor@cde.ca.gov | 916-322-0310
Last Reviewed: Friday, July 8, 2016
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