Category Archives: Contests

Here is a Recycling Competition That Benefits Your School And The Environment!

K-12 schools compete to “Keep California Beautiful”! – By Fallon Rabin, TOHS Join the “Keep California Beautiful” recycling competition to earn money for your school and help the environment! The recycling competition runs from March 1 – 31, 2016. This friendly competition promotes waste reduction activities to students, families, faculty and staff. Participating schools will track and

Keep California Beautiful K-12 Recycling Competition – Win Prizes!!

Hey CVUSD Recyclers, is your school ready to demonstrate its commitment to the environment, gain statewide recognition, and possibly win a CASH PRIZE for your sustainable efforts?? Now is your chance; sign up for the Keep California Beautiful K-12 Recycling Challenge, a statewide competition that promotes waste reduction and recycling, and of course, a little

“50 Cans” Recycling Campaign – Enter to Win a Scholarship

Did you know that in the U.S. we only recycle about half of the aluminum cans that we use? Did you also know that when an aluminum can is recycled it is made into a new aluminum can and back on the store shelf within 60 days! Aluminum is durable and can be recycled over

Ladera Recycling Drive: Go Green to Make Green!!

Ladera Elementary School is at it again—the Recycling Committee organized their annual month long CRV recycling drive where each grade level competes to collect the most CRV material and be the winning class. This year, with help from the staff and parents, the students at Ladera raised a total of $704.95, which will be used

CRV Data Submission Drawing Winner: Lang Ranch Elementary

Lang Ranch Elementary finished off the 2013/14 school year strong by winning the May/June CRV data submission drawing! CVUSD Recycles would like to congratulate and thank Lang Ranch students, staff, and the Student Council Recycling Team for their recycling dedication! The Student Council collects the CRV bottles and cans throughout the campus at various collection

Back To School – Get Involved, Get Green!

The new school year is upon us and it’s a great time to get involved in something ‘Green’ on your campus! There are environmental initiatives and activities taking place at nearly every school within CVUSD, including Recycling Clubs/Green Teams, Student Council, and exciting sustainability events throughout the year. You can also get involved by encouraging

CRV Data Submission Contest – Last Call for Your Bottle and Can Collection Totals!

Attention all campus Recycling Coordinators!  The CVUSD Recycles Program will be holding the FINAL CRV Data Submission Drawing on June 27th!! Please submit all of your CRV data and receipts for bottles and cans collected and redeemed in May and June, to be eligible for this final drawing. The prize? A $50 VISA Gift Card! The

April CRV Data Submission Contest Winner: EARTHS Academy!!

Congratulations to EARTHS Academy, the latest winner of the CVUSD Recycles Monthly CRV Data Submission Drawing! Jennifer Boone, principal and eco-crusader, encourages an array of sustainable activities on campus including monitoring the local watershed for pollutants, composting excess lunch waste, and of course, recycling! CVUSD Recycles recently presented Boone with the prize, a $50 Visa