Category: Compost

Summer Camp Goes Green

child's drawing

By Sanju Patel ’23 and Miller Roessler ’24 This summer, Miller Roessler and I have partnered with the Evergreen Summer Camp, DA‚Äôs all day summer camp for kids ages 4 through 13. Our goal was to develop curriculum about sustainability for the campers, as well as running the compost program at summer camp. Miller and …

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Composting Comes to Fourth Grade

4th graders carrying compost buckets

Earlier this month, members of the Upper School Sustainability Committee came to speak to the fourth graders about the varied benefits of composting, with the intent of educating and motivating students to begin composting in the fourth grade pod. Their presentation about the negative effects of food scraps ending up in landfills became a call …

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