Sustainability

Strive to achieve Zero Waste in our schools

ZWS is an exciting new social media platform where NYC students and teachers can celebrate what they are doing to protect our environment - and win prizes too!

Solar Schools Education Program

New! NYC Solar Schools Education Program - 3 day FREE PD training series with Solar One.

Sustainability Coordinator After School Meetings

This year, the DOE Office of Sustainability is offering after school meetings in each borough to give you a chance to delve deeper into the topics that will help you on your road to success as a Sustainability Coordinator.

School Sustainability Project Grants

We're proud to offer NYC public schools the opportunity to apply for a mini-grant to start or complete a sustainability project at your school! Apply for a $10,000 or a $5,000 grant. Click here read more for application.

Are you a new Sustainability Coordinator?

If so, check out the new Sustainability Coordinator Welcome Packet! It contains information and tips on how to embed sustainability throughout your school.

Field Trips

Check out the list of environmental-themed places that offer trips throughout NYC!