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Environmental Challenges

Monthly Environmental Challenges 2023-2024

We all have a role to play in caring for our planet, Mother Earth, Shkagamikwe.

Staff and students in Rainbow Schools will continue to focus on sustainability by participating in a series of environmental challenges throughout the school year.

September: School Fall Fairs and World Environmental Health Day (September 26, 2023)
October: Traditional Fall Harvest Celebration (October 13, 2023)
World Food Day (October 16, 2023)
November: World Paper Free Day (November 6, 2023)
December: Youth Climate Action Day (December 5, 2023)
January: Reduce Harmful Single-Use Plastics
February: Energy Challenge Month (February 1 to 29, 2024)
National Sweater Day (February 1, 2024)
Winter Walk Day (February 24, 2024)
March: Canada Water Week (March 22 to 28, 2024)
April: Earth Week and Earth Day (April 21 to 27, 2024)
May: Compost Awareness Week (May 5 to 11, 2024)
June: Canadian Environment Week (June 3 to 7, 2024)