Pinole Valley High School

October 17, 2018

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This past weekend a team of ten interns headed to Castle Rock State Park to rock climb for the very first time. Outward Bound led the day, coaching participants on the different rock climbing gear, how to properly belay, and a lot more.

Each of our students climbed the rock multiple times, and everyone was able to...

October 12, 2018

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Earth Team interns at Pinole Valley High School spent a sunny September afternoon conducting a litter assessment at their school’s campus. They teamed up and used the Marine Debris Tracker app to collect litter data to try and identify the biggest litter concern on their campus. Collectively the group picked up 798 pieces of litter in less than an hour!

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October 12, 2018

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Earth Team has returned to Pinole Valley High School this year! Itzel, this year’s campus coordinator, interviewed students at Pinole Valley High before narrowing candidate decisions down to 14 wonderful, hardworking interns.

This year Earth Team interns at Pinole Valley can expect to work on a variety of environmental and STEM projects focused on increasing the watershed quality of Pinole Creek. We...

April 3, 2017

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Last week on Wednesday, April 29th, Pinole Valley High Earth Team interns led a Pinole Creek cleanup for students interested in making a positive impact. Nine students attended and partnered with an intern to collect the litter. Each litter item was entered into the ZeroLitter app, totaling to 348 pieces of litter. Interns turned the cleanup into...