Sustainable Initiatives at Facey

Current Sustainability Initiatives at Facey

  • Community garden
  • Lady bugs as pest control
  • Recycling
  • Plastics
  • Paper
  • Bottles
  • Techno-trash
  • Monitor ozone
  • Green cleaning program
  • Solar chicken coops
  • Collect cooking oil
  • Compostable containers/cutlery
  • Decreased paper use
  • Food waste collection
  • Vehicle fluids recycling
  • BYOD

Future Green Opportunities  

  • paper with recycled content
  • new windows
  • compost at the garden
  • smart energy meters (need to measure first)
  • solar panels
  • green roof/classroom/wall
  • net zero school
  • wind power
  • students build turbine
  • full community garden
  • improved HVAC – comfort and efficiency
  • lights out flash mob
  • student nutrition (education)
  • additional water refill stations (*filters)
  • permaculture project
  • organics collection (with student volunteers or horticulture students)
  • Starting/planning CO2 monitoring