Submit Your Sustainability Plan!

We've moved the sustainability plan process online! Complete yours by October 31.

Student Poster Contest!

Students can create poster art with a CALL TO ACTION for sustainability initiatives within DOE schools.

Sustainability Initiative Trainings

We offer two types of training to help school personnel work towards the DOE’s sustainability goals. Registration now open for advanced trainings on November 5 or December 4!


Reduce greenhouse gas emissions from DOE buildings and schools 30% by 2017


Achieve a citywide DOE diversion rate of 30% by 2017

Participate in citywide green initiatives, contests, and programs for students & schools


Provide programs to reduce water consumption and increase water efficiency