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DGS Healthy Schools

Under the DC Healthy Schools Act of 2010, DGS is responsible for a variety of activities designed to ensure that schools are healthy, safe places to learn. These include programs on recycling and composting, energy reduction, drinking water testing, indoor air quality, and integrated pest management.

Read more about the DCPS Recycles! Program

Recent Announcements

 The DCPS Recycles! Program updates for school year 2019-2020 coming soon! Check back in August for more information. For any questions please contact Schools Conservation Coordinator, Brooke Hartman (202) 701 – 3158 or [email protected]

Learn more about recycling at your school:

Building a Recycling Program

Equipment and Supplies

Hauling Services

How is DCPS Recycles! Doing?

More Resources

For Teachers

For Custodial and Operations Staffers

For Principals and Administrators

For Construction and Design Teams

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DCPS Recycles! Photos