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Greater Essex County District School Board
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EcoSchools Certification

GECDSB EcoSchools logo.jpgThirty-three Greater Essex County District School Board schools received certification as Ontario EcoSchools in 2019. That includes 6 which earned Platinum status, the highest level awarded by the provincial governing body.

EcoSchools certification requires a year-long commitment by a school EcoTeam and includes regular reviews of energy consumption and waste minimization, action plans and campaigns, followed by reflection and assessment.

Leamington District Secondary School was awarded its 4th consecutive Platinum Certification. Princess Elizabeth PS, W.F Herman Academy (Secondary), Dr. David Suzuki PS, Glenwood PS and Kennedy Collegiate Institute were the other GECDSB schools attaining the ultimate, Platinum level this year.

Suzuki, Vincent Massey SS and Sandwich West PS were all certified for the 11th consecutive year in 2019.

School NameCert 2019
A. V. Graham PSSilver
Amherstburg PSGold
Belle River DHSSilver
Bellewood PSSilver
Central PSGold
Colchester North PSGold
Coronation PSGold
Dr. David Suzuki PSPlatinum
East Mersea PSSilver
Essex PSGold
Forest Glade PSSilver
Glenwood PSPlatinum
Gore Hill PSGold
Hon. W. C. Kennedy CIPlatinum
Hugh Beaton PSGold
J A McWilliam PSSilver
King Edward PSBronze
Kingsville DHSSilver
LaSalle PSSilver
Leamington DSSPlatinum
M. S. Hetherington PSGold
Pelee Island PSSilver
Princess Elizabeth PSPlatinum
Riverside SSSilver
Sandwich West PSBronze
Talbot Trail PSSilver
Tecumseh Vista Academy - ElementaryGold
Tecumseh Vista Academy - SecondarySilver
Vincent Massey SSGold
W. F. Herman Academy -  ElementarySilver
W. F. Herman Academy - SecondaryPlatinum
Walkerville CIGold
West Gate PSBronze