HCDSB Ontario EcoSchools

Ontario EcoSchools is an environmental education and certification program (from Kindergarten-Grade 12) that encourages school communities to develop their ecological literacy and environmental practices. 

All HCDSB students and staff participate in environmental education and practices, developing the knowledge, skills, and perspectives needed to be environmentally responsible citizens.

During the 2018-2019 school year, 24 Halton Catholic schools received their Ontario EcoSchools certification​!Schools reach three (3) different levels of certification by participating in a wide variety of activities, including: waste-free lunches, energy conservation and recycling:

In the 2018-2019 school year:

  • 3 schools received Bronze Certification
  • 2 schools received Silver Certification
  • 16 schools received Gold Certification 
  • 3 schools received Platinum Certification

St. Luke Catholic Elementary School​ has been a certified Ontario EcoSchool for 13 consecutive years!​ View the HCDSB Certification Highlights below from the past 13 years: