Three Illinois Schools Recognized for Sustainability Efforts
Chicago, IL – The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and US Green Building Council – Illinois (USGBC-Illinois) announced on February 14th, 2017 the state’s three winners of the Illinois Green Ribbon School Award program. The program recognizes schools that save energy, reduce costs, protect student and staff health and wellness, and offer environmental education. The three recipients are Chiaravalle Montessori in Evanston, Maercker Intermediate School in Westmont, and Western Trails Elementary School in Carol Stream. Click here to view the entire press release.