Thank you to our 2016 finalists! Stay tuned for information on our finalists for 2017.
Playscapes | #WorldLanguagesPlayground Cincinnati, Ohio
Beautifying a school playground with educational and functional playscapes.
Growing Gardens | #BusyBeeGarden Fort White, Florida
Providing a free, nutritious lunch for students from the garden.
Apple Celebrations | #CentralISDAppleMonth Pollok, Texas
Increasing fruit consumption among students through engaging National Apple Month promotions.
Promoting Active Lifestyles | #CentralLutheranGym New Haven, Indiana
Increasing physical literacy with improved athletic equipment.
Fresh Produce | #FaithFruitsandVeggies Faith, North Carolina
Providing healthy fruits and vegetables for all students in the classroom.
Integrating Technology | #HydeParkTechnology Jacksonville, Florida
Integrating technology into the classroom to allow for greater engagement among students.
Exploring Creativity | #MontgomeryArtClass Troy, North Carolina
Inspiring students to explore their creative side with a quarterly art class.
Literacy Night | #MooreElementryLiteracy Bath, Pennsylvania
Encouraging students to develop a love for reading with a month-long read-a-thon.
Cell Exploration | #RMMicroscopes Vsta, California
Discovering the characteristics of life with microscopes.
Vegetable Gardens | #SaintBedeGarden Chicago, Illinois
Extending the vegetable growing season with a Tower Garden.
Apple a Day | #SherwoodForestApples Federal Way, Washington
Providing access to healthy snacks for students and their families – with apples.
Food Shelf | #StLouisParkFoodShelf St. Louis Park, Minnesota
Meeting students’ needs with healthy foods that can be prepared at home.
iPads | #StMarysiPads Alexandria, Virginia
Motivating young learners with technology-driven activities.
Exploring Nature | #StPaulNatureCamp Prior Lake, Minnesota
Experiencing a hands-on approach to learning about nature.
School Garden | #SterlingElementaryGarden Warrensburg, Missouri
Growing student’s love for gardening with tools and supplies for a school garden.
Going Green with Solar | #SaulGoesSolar Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reducing the school’s carbon footprint with solar powered compost procedures.
Reading Rocks Book Club | #WestminsterBookClub Buffalo, New York
Encouraging a love of reading by providing personal copies of reading materials.