The great work at Putnam Valley recognized by the Green Schools National Network Catalyst!

See our new Student Work page! Amazing things are being done in Putnam Valley. Click on each image to find out the exciting activity

Sustainability Week 2018

Garden Club!

Left: Putnam Valley Middle School Garden Club. Right: Putnam Valley Elementary School Garden Club

Garden Club is in full swing at PVMS!

Shout out to Mr. Danko for building the raised beds!

Trash-Free Lunch


What we did...

What is a waste-free lunch?

  • Start with a reusable lunchbox
  • Pack your food in reusable containers.
  • Use a refillable drink bottle
  • Include reusable utensils.
  • Add a cloth napkin.

Typical PVES Lunch Trash

collection on 5/7/18

11 bags of Trash!

PVES Trash- Free Lunch

collection on 5/14/18

7 bags of trash!

Students participating in Trash-free lunch at PVMS

Crayola Color Cycle Initiative:

What we did...

Crayola Color Cycle

Success Story!

Ban The Bag!

Success Story!

6th Grade Community Outreach Project