Schools Earn More Than $29,000 in Spring Energy Challenge

Hinkley High School Green Echoes save more than $10K in energy
The Hinkley Green Echoes earned the top award for high schools in the spring 2014 energy challenge.

Ten APS schools earned more than $29,000 in cash awards for reducing energy use in the district’s spring 2015 Compete to Reduce Energy Challenge.

The top-performing schools and clubs in the high school, middle school and elementary school categories are:

  • Hinkley High School Green Echoes - $10,575 (Pictured right)
  • Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Choices Club - $8,550
  • Fulton Academy of Excellence ELD Green Team - $3,568

The following school participants and environmental clubs also received awards for reducing energy:

  • Aurora Quest K-8 Green Team - $465
  • Dartmouth Elementary Student Council - $309
  • Elkhart Elementary Green Leaf Club - $1,736
  • Fletcher Community School Energy & Environment Club - $374
  • Vassar Elementary Student Council - $417
  • Virginia Court Elementary Student Council - $1,319
  • Rangeview High School Awesome Recycling Raiders - $1,730

Congratulations to all of our outstanding students and sponsors for leading energy conservation in APS!