GreenPower Schools

GreenPower webiconThe GreenPower Program helps educators teach students about renewable energy, conservation, and sustainability. With standards-aligned tangible tools and professional development this completely free program helps educators bring science-based, green concepts and practices to any preK-12 classroom. Please click here to become a GreenPower school.

GreenPower schools receive:

  • Access to our Green Boxes, which include hands-on teaching tools with age-appropriate curriculum that focus on science-based, environmental topics
  • Professional development including annual teacher trainings, monthly workshops, and specialized trainings such as hydroponics and energy-auditing
  • Monthly GreenPower e-newsletters
  • Access to the network of GreenPower schools and their teachers
  • Priority access to special events and unique offerings
  • Professional assistance with special projects
  • School Support

Enrolled Schools

There are currently over 100 GreenPower schools throughout the state of Nevada and new schools enroll each month.

Washoe County Rural Schools Clark County
Academy of Career Education (Reno)
Al Seeliger Elementary (Reno)
Aleph Academy (Reno)
Alice Smith Elementary (Reno)
Alpine Academy High (Reno)
Alyce Taylor Elementary (Sparks)
Bailey Charter (Reno)
Billinghurst Middle School (Reno)
Caughlin Ranch Elementary (Reno)
Coral Academy of Science Elementary and Middle (Reno)
The Davidson Academy of Nevada (Reno)
Dilworth Middle (Sparks)
Duncan Elementary (Reno)
Ed VanGorder Elementary School (Sparks)
Fred Traner Middle (Reno)
Galena High (Reno)
Great Basin Outdoor School (Reno)
Hidden Valley Elementary (Reno)
High Desert Montessori Charter (Reno)
Hug High (Reno)
Hunsberger Elementary (Reno)
Hunter Lake Elementary (Reno)
Jerry Whitehead Elementary (Sparks)
Jessie Beck Elementary (Reno)
Lena Juniper Elementary School (Sparks)
Lou Mendive Middle (Sparks)
Mariposa Academy (Reno)
McQueen High (Reno)
Mountain View Montessori (Reno)
North Valleys High (Reno)
O’Brien Middle School (Reno)
Pine Middle (Reno)
Rainshadow Community Charter High (Reno)
Reed High (Sparks)
Reno High (Reno)
Sage Ridge Middle and High (Reno)
Sarah Winnemucca Elementary (Reno)
Smithridge Elementary (Reno)
Spanish Springs High School (Reno)
Sparks High (Sparks)
Sparks Middle (Sparks)
St. Albert the Great Catholic (Reno)
Swope Middle School (Reno)
Van Gorder Elementary (Sparks)
Veterans Memorial Elementary (Reno)
Wooster High (Reno)
Bordewich Bray Elementary (Carson City)
Carson City High (Carson City)
Carson City Middle (Carson City)
Carson Montessori (Carson City)
David E. Norman Elementary (Ely)
Fernley Elementary (Fernley)
French Ford Middle (Winnemucca)
Gerlach Middle and High (Gerlach)
Montello Combined (Montello)
Natchez Elementary (Wadsworth)
Round Mountain Jr./Sr. High (Round Mountain)
Silver Stage Elementary School (Silver Springs)
Smith Valley (Smith)
West Wendover Elementary (West Wendover)
Zephyr Cove Elementary (Minden)

Andrew J. Mitchell Elementary (Boulder City)
Becker Middle (LV)

Bowler Elementary (Logandale)
Canyon Springs High (North LV)

Clark High School (LV)
David M. Cox Elementary (Henderson)
C.T. Sewell Elementary (Henderson)
Dean LaMar Allen Elementary (LV)
Desert Pines High School (LV)
Desert Rose High (North LV)
Edna Hinman Elementary (Henderson)
Ethel Staton Elementary (LV)
Findlay Middle School (NLV)         

Foothill High (Henderson)
Frank Kim Elementary (LV)
Frank J. Lamping Elementary (Henderson)
Fremont Pprofessional Middle School (LV)

Gibson Elementary (Henderson)

Goldfarb Elementary (LV)
Gragson Elementary (LV)
Goynes Elementary (North LV)
Harley Harmon Elementary (LV)
Harney Middle (LV)
Hyde Park Middle (LV)
Jim Bridger Middle (North LV)
John Vanderburg Elementary (Henderson)
Kathy L. Batterman Elementary (LV)
Kay Carl Elementary (LV)
Kitty M. Ward Elementary (LV)
Lois Craig Elementary (North LV)
Lowman Elementary (LV)

Manch Elementary (NLV)
The Meadows School (LV)
Montessori Visions Academy (Henderson)      Perkins Elementary (NLV)
Rancho High School (LV)
Roger Gehring Elementary (LV)
Ruthe Deskin Elementary (LV)
Sandy Searles Miller Elementary (LV)
Shirley and Bill Wallin Elementary (Henderson)
St. Francis de Sales Catholic (LV)
Tarkanian Middle School (LV)
Ute Perkins Elementary (Moapa)
Victoria Fertitta Middle (LV)
West Career and Technical Academy (LV)
Western High School (LV)

Atmospheric Sciences (DAS)
Air quality and atmospheric research including meteorology, visibility and pollutant transport.

Western Regional Climate Center
Climate Information and Data Services
Providing jointly developed products, services and capabilities that enhance the delivery of public climate info.

Diversity at DRI
An Inclusive Mission of Research Excellence
Diversity at DRI
Offering a supportive and diverse environment for our students, faculty/staff and visitors.

Land and Life
Earth and Ecosystems Sciences (DEES)
Research into changing landscapes including the soils, plants, animals and humans that affect them.

K-12 Outreach and Education
Supporting Nevada educators in science-based, environmental education with free tools, resources, and training.

Renewable Energy at DRI
Discovering New Energy Production Methods
dri-renewable-energyExpanding renewable energy research throughout Nevada and around the U.S.

Hydrologic Sciences (DHS)
Study of the natural and human factors that influence the availability and quality of water resources.

DRI Nevada Medal Event
2014 Medalist - Dr. Albert "Yu-Min" Lin
Proudly honoring outstanding achievement in science and engineering with gala events in Reno and Las Vegas.

Nevada Center of Excellence
Supporting Nevada's Economic Development
Center of ExcellenceCombining NSHE water expertise and IBM’s advanced technologies to grow tomorrow's workforce.