Head-Royce School's Green Mission statement was re-crafted in 2019 to provide a healthy school environment while promoting ecological sustainability. The School's ongoing commitment to cultivating constructive and responsible global and local citizens can be seen from our infrastructure to our faculty- and student-led initiatives.
HEAD-ROYCE SCHOOL'S GREEN MISSION
Head-Royce is committed to providing an organizational culture, a physical space and an educational program that models and promotes environmental health and sustainability. To that end, the school will:
To that end, the School will:
- Embrace an eco-centric and sustainable mindset in its decision making and practices;
- Incorporate sustainable practices in the school’s facilities and operations that maximize energy efficiency and ecosystem services, as well as minimize resource consumption, waste production and toxin use;
- Continue to emphasize sustainability, environmental health, nutrition, personal responsibility, leadership and connection to the community beyond the school in our educational program.
Approved by the Board of Trustees, February 2019.