Living Campuses & Community Centers
The environment is an integral part of what we do. Our inspiring and interactive living campuses bring learning to life while also serving as a model of sustainable living and ecological design for the entire community.
ECS is the recipient of the first-ever US Department of Education Green Ribbon. ECS received the inaugural Green Ribbon Award in 2010 for our best practices to reduce environmental impact and costs; improve the health and wellness of schools, students, and staff; and provide effective environmental and sustainability education.
ECS is a founding member of the Green Schools National Network and a part of the Catalyst Network. Learn more here. Examples of our Green Best Practice are described below in further detail.