See a congratulatory message from US Dept of Education Secretary Miguel Cardona HERE.
Some of Cassidy’s achievements that led to this national recognition include
- 4th & 5th grade GEN-EV hands-on design + construction of a one-person electric vehicle
- Tree Week 2021 Planting with the Principal
- 4th grade Energy Day Field Trip to UK Center for Applied Energy Research
- 5th grade Leadership Team solid waste awareness campaign
- Outdoor Classroom to include a handicap-accessible raised bed
- 1st grade National Wildlife Federation Certified Habitat and Monarch Waystation
- Science Club school-wide Energy Audits
- Science Club macroinvertebrate and qualitative water quality assessment
See a list of all FCPS nominees who have been awarded National Green Ribbon School recognition since the program began in 2012 HERE.