Category Archives: FREE School Programs

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Have you entered your school for a Green School Nomination? Do so by March 31!

In honor of Earth Day, The City of Ventura recognizes two schools for their outstanding sustainability and water wise efforts.  Environment Sustainability Division has partnered with Agromin Premium Soil Products to present Environmental Leadership Award. Ventura Water presents the Watershed

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Have you entered your school for a Green School Nomination? Do so by March 31!

In honor of Earth Day, The City of Ventura recognizes two schools for their outstanding sustainability and water wise efforts.  Environment Sustainability Division has partnered with Agromin Premium Soil Products to present Environmental Leadership Award. Ventura Water presents the Watershed

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2017 FREE Green School Programs

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability and Ventura Water offer FREE interactive educational presentations teaching students (local K-12 schools, after-school and pre-school programs) about natural resources, solid waste management, recycling, waste reduction strategies, and water conservation. In this SUSTAINABLE VENTURA

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2017 FREE Green School Programs

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability and Ventura Water offer FREE interactive educational presentations teaching students (local K-12 schools, after-school and pre-school programs) about natural resources, solid waste management, recycling, waste reduction strategies, and water conservation. In this SUSTAINABLE VENTURA

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NOMINATE YOUR SCHOOL FOR A 2013 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD TODAY!

    A REMINDER TO NOMINATE YOUR SCHOOL FOR A 2013 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD – APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED NOW!  FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO  APPLY: http://www.cityofventura.net/greenschool READ MORE ON OUR BLOG, CLICK HERE.

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NOMINATE YOUR SCHOOL FOR A 2013 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD TODAY!

    A REMINDER TO NOMINATE YOUR SCHOOL FOR A 2013 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD – APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED NOW!  FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO  APPLY: http://www.cityofventura.net/greenschool READ MORE ON OUR BLOG, CLICK HERE.

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City of Ventura’s FREE Environmental Educational Programs

The City of Ventura offers FREE Environmental Education Programs on a variety of topics! This Sustainable Ventura TV Show segment focuses on the City of Ventura’s FREE Environmental Educational Programs (for local schools, businesses and organizations) and interview with City

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City of Ventura’s FREE Environmental Educational Programs

The City of Ventura offers FREE Environmental Education Programs on a variety of topics! This Sustainable Ventura TV Show segment focuses on the City of Ventura’s FREE Environmental Educational Programs (for local schools, businesses and organizations) and interview with City

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Ventura Water on the “Sustainable Ventura” TV Series in March 2013

                                    SustainableVentura.TV This month’s Sustainable Ventura TV show visits with Ventura Water to talk about water stewardship and conservation as well as the March 19, 2013 kick-off party and launch of the second annual WaterTake 1 Online Short Film Contest,

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Ventura Water on the “Sustainable Ventura” TV Series in March 2013

                                    SustainableVentura.TV This month’s Sustainable Ventura TV show visits with Ventura Water to talk about water stewardship and conservation as well as the March 19, 2013 kick-off party and launch of the second annual WaterTake 1 Online Short Film Contest,

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2012 Green School Award Winner: Ventura Charter School of Arts and Global Education

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVSc-v04L4w] “Sustainable Ventura’s” February 2013 show talks with the 2012 Environmental Excellence Award winners — E.J. Harrison & Sons and Red Brick Pizza Café.  The show also visits with the 2012 Green School Award Winner Ventura Charter School of Arts

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2012 Green School Award Winner: Ventura Charter School of Arts and Global Education

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVSc-v04L4w] “Sustainable Ventura’s” February 2013 show talks with the 2012 Environmental Excellence Award winners — E.J. Harrison & Sons and Red Brick Pizza Café.  The show also visits with the 2012 Green School Award Winner Ventura Charter School of Arts

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Local Teen Leads High School Waste Assessment Program

by Maryann Ridini Spencer Lujain Al-Saleh, a student at Ventura’s Foothill Technology High School (foothilltech.org), doesn’t like trash.  So, this month, as part of her school’s senior student community service requirement, she led a Hero project in waste assessment in

LtoR:  Student Lujain Al-Saleh and Environmental Specialist Jill Sarick conducting a Waste Assessment

Local Teen Leads High School Waste Assessment Program

by Maryann Ridini Spencer Lujain Al-Saleh, a student at Ventura’s Foothill Technology High School (foothilltech.org), doesn’t like trash.  So, this month, as part of her school’s senior student community service requirement, she led a Hero project in waste assessment in

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Balboa Middle School Receives 2011 Green School Award for Recycling Skills and Horticulture

For the past five years,  local Ventura School’s have been honored with the GREEN SCHOOL AWARD for their exceptional efforts in proteting and preserving the environment.  This year, Balboa Middle School was named the 2011 recipient for their Recycling skills

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Balboa Middle School Receives 2011 Green School Award for Recycling Skills and Horticulture

For the past five years,  local Ventura School’s have been honored with the GREEN SCHOOL AWARD for their exceptional efforts in proteting and preserving the environment.  This year, Balboa Middle School was named the 2011 recipient for their Recycling skills

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Ventura’s Schools Get Their “Green” On!

Ventura Schools Get Their Green On! FREE Environmental Educational Programs Offered by Ventura’s Public Works Environmental Sustainability Division Teach Children About Their Environment “Students who become ‘environmentally engaged’ at a young age have positive behaviors and attitudes engrained throughout their

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Ventura’s Schools Get Their “Green” On!

Ventura Schools Get Their Green On! FREE Environmental Educational Programs Offered by Ventura’s Public Works Environmental Sustainability Division Teach Children About Their Environment “Students who become ‘environmentally engaged’ at a young age have positive behaviors and attitudes engrained throughout their