Earth Day 2021

WNA Celebrates Earth Week 🌎

West Nottingham Academy celebrates Earth Week every year and this year is no exception. Beginning on Monday, April 19 and concluding on Friday, April 23, students, faculty, and staff will enjoy a week of programming, volunteering, and education addressing ways we can help our environment and sustain our world. Continue further on this page for a full schedule of events.

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Schedule of Earth Week Events

Monday, April 19, 2021

2-3 pm: Dr. Jalonne White-Newsome

Dr. White-Newsome will be speaking to students and sharing her experiences as an environmental consultant. Dr. White-Newsome focuses her work on Environmental justice and collaborates and inspires communities to develop strategies for justice. She will be sharing her story, explaining some of her greatest projects, and will offer any insight and advice she can share.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

1:30-2:00 pm: Afternoon/Advisory Competition – Ecocide

SEC (Student Environmental Council) will lead activities and educational programming

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

12:35-3:00 pm – Foundation of Environmental Stewardship Sustainable Development Goals introduction

7:30-9:45 pm – ‘Greta’ (Greta Thunberg’s documentary) showing

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Group 1:

8-11  Foundation of Environmental Stewardship Sustainable Development Goals

11-12 Lunch

12-3 Hike at Fair Hill (12:45-2:45) (Campus Backup)

Group 2:

8-11 Hike at Fair Hill (8:45-10:45) (Campus Backup)

11-12 Lunch

12-3 Foundation of Environmental Stewardship Sustainable Development Goals

Friday, April 23, 2021

All School Meeting: Advisory sessions will cover student’s favorite moment’s about Earth Week

Kilby Farms/Kilby Cream Visit

Environmental mural painting

Environmental Pledge concludes the week

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Environmental Sustainability Signature Certificate Program

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On-Campus Arboretum Coming Spring 2022

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Environmental Advocacy Maryland Green Amendment

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