Sustainability Updates

Gardens: Outdoor education at school and at home

As the weather continues to warm up this spring, it provides an opportunity for students and staff alike to get out of the classroom more often and enjoy the outdoors. One way for teachers to provide an impactful educational experience, while also enjoying some nice weather, is a school garden!

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Earth Month Focus: Waste

It is that time of the year again! Earth Day, which is April 22nd, will be here soon. Not sure how to celebrate? The LPS Sustainability Department has explored the ways to cut back on waste and do our part to celebrate Earth Day every day!

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Students ‘Go Green’ for Science

The LPS Sustainability team was thrilled to present a new ribbon at the 22nd annual LPS Science Fair – the ‘Going Green’ ribbon. Student projects that explored and environmental issue were presented this special green ribbon and commended for their focus on a very important topic.

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Saving energy at school and at home

Energy plays a huge role in daily life, and a school day is no exception. Lighting, computers, projectors, appliances, and temperature controls all require energy and all are vital to providing productive school environments. What often gets overlooked, however, is where that energy comes from and how much of it we use. Energy consumption is an important issue both financially and environmentally, and this is an issue that LPS has been addressing for many years.

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