Kennedy High School

October 3, 2016

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Another year of internships has begun and both the Urban Forestry and Air Quality Internships at Richmond High School is off to a great start. The Air Quality Interns started their introduction to learning the topics of human health and air, air pollutants, and climate change.

This year the Air Quality Interns will be measuring carbon emission and developing strategies for their school to reduce the students’ carbon footprints. The...

April 27, 2016

On Monday, April 25th, Richmond High interns set out to complete one of their final cleanups for the year. When we arrived at Davis Park, we divided into groups and set out to remove as much litter as we could from the creek. We even had community members stop to check out our work.

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April 22, 2016

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On Friday, April 15th, EarthTeam staff took two Health Academy classrooms out to learn about how litter impacts their school and community at large as well as how to take action to reduce and prevent it.

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February 11, 2016

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Richmond High Interns have been busy this year with their marine debris reduction efforts at school and in their community. Their focus on educating their peers and community has resulted in interns hosting litter cleanups and spreading awareness through education booths at community events. In the second half of the internship, interns are taking their education work a step further by creating an outdoor classroom for their entire campus community to utilize and enjoy.

On Monday, February 8th, interns came together for a day of research and planning. After much research and...