Keep America Beautiful Awards


Congratulations to the California Department of Education, CalTrans, and CalRecycle for receiving awards at the Keep America Beautiful national conference. Keep California Beautiful greatly appreciates the partnership and support of all three organizations over the years!

Registration Open for 2020!


register-nowfor the February
K-12 Recycling Challenge


FREE for all California K-12 Schools!

Foodservice Packaging Institute

Foodservice Packaging Institute

K-12 Challenge on KXTV

Kudos to Kevin Barnes for his many great years of service to Bakersfield and
Keep Bakersfield Beautiful!

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Awards Received

K-12 Recycling Challenge
GuideStar Gold Participant

GuideStar Keep California Beautiful

Television Coverage

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K-12 Recycling on KCRA Morning News

K-12 on Good Day Sacramento

K-12 on Good Day Sacramento

 

2017 Winner table for 2×3 poster

Mixed Paper

Total Weight  Lbs   Per Capita  Lbs
Britton Middle 
4911 Morris Elementary
6.77
Rio Bravo
3287 Rio Bravo
5.77
Morris Elementary
3220 Britton Middle
5.24

Cardboard

Total Weight  Lbs   Per Capita  Lbs
Rio Bravo Elementary 7150 The Thacher School 14.4
Kern HS DFS
5760 Rio Bravo
12.54
The Thacher School 4680 Ohlone Elementary
5.2

CRV

 Total Weight  Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
Britton Middle School
595 Bridgeport
1.87
Morris Elementary
195 Britton Middle
.63
Valley View Elementary
157 Morris Elementary
.41

Metal Cans

Total Weight  Lbs   Per Capita  Lbs
Ione Elementary
87.6 Yerba Buena
.208
Yerba Buena
87.6 Ione Elementary
.196

Foam Trays

 Total Weight Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
Rio Bravo Elementary
162.5 Rio Bravo
.29 

Cardboard Trays

 Total Weight  Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
UCLA Community
16,071 Graham Elementary
4.45
Pacoima Charter School
4,528 Lizarraga Elementary
4.42
LA River School
4,399 Cienega Elementary
4.33

Cartons

 Total Weight Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
UCLA Community
8,571 Lizarraga  Elementary
2.36
LA River School
2,346 Arlington Heights
2.14
Pacoima Charter
2,070 Walnut Park
1.16

Mixed Recyclables

 Total Weight Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
Arvin Union School District
36,468 The Thacher School
46.77
The Thacher School
13,343 Grimmway Academy
16.74
Arvin High School 15,200 Arvin Union 15.86

 Organics

 Total Weight  Lbs    Per Capita  Lbs
UCLA Community
54,232 Lizarraga  Elementary
19.14
Venice High School
15,710 Evergreen Avenue
17.35
Evergreen Elementary
15,473 Dayton Heights  
16.92

 

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