K-12 Grant Awardees for 2018

students working to transform a parking lot into a raised bed pollinator and food garden
© Jaci Downs/TNC

We are pleased to announce the schools selected to receive Nature Works Everywhere Grants in 2018. We received many notable applications so the selection process was highly competitive and quite difficult. We greatly appreciate the time and effort put in by each applicant.


  • Abraham Lincoln High School, San Franciso
  • Arroyo High School, El Monte
  • Community Healing Gardens (Edwin Markham Middle School), Los Angeles
  • Ellen Ochoa Learning Center, Bell
  • Environmental Charter Middle School, Gardena
  • FDR Elementary School, Lawndale
  • Fesler Jr High, Santa Maria
  • Larchmont Charter School, Los Angeles
  • Narbonne High School, Harbor City
  • Sunrise Middle School, San Jose

District of Columbia

  • DC Bilingual Public Charter School, Washington
  • District of Columbia International School, Washington
  • Eastern Senior High School, Washington
  • Francis L. Cardozo Education Campus, Washington
  • LaSalle-Backus Education Campus, Washington
  • Randle Highlands Elementary School, Washington
  • Seaton Elementary School, Washington
  • Van Ness Elementary School, Washington
  • West Education Campus, Washington


  • Brownsville Middle School, Miami
  • Holmes Elementary, Miami
  • Kinloch Park Middle School, Miami
  • Miami Northwestern High School, Miami
  • TERRA Environmental Research Institute, Miami


  • Al Raby High School for Community and Environment, Chicago
  • Friends of Mitchell (Mitchell Elementary School), Chicago
  • Goethe Elementary School, Chicago
  • National Teachers Academy, Chicago


  • Greenfield Union Elementary/Middle School, Detroit
  • Tiny Acres (Holbrook Elementary), Hamtramck
  • Jefferson International Academy, Pontiac


  • Arbor View HS, Las Vegas
  • Roger Bryan Elementary School, Las Vegas

New Jersey

  • Dr. Michael Conti Public School Number 5, Jersey City

New Mexico

  • Dolores Gonzales Elementary School, Albuquerque

New York

  • Brentwood High School, Brentwood
  • High School for Environmental Studies, New York City
  • John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy Charter School, New York City
  • P.S. 108 Assembly Angelo Del Toro Educational Complex, New York City
  • PS 359 - Concourse Village Elementary School, Bronx
  • PS/IS 109, Brooklyn
  • University Heights High School, Bronx


  • Bridgeport Elementary School PTO, Tualatin
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. School, Portland


  • Lankenau Environmental Science Magnet High School, Philadelphia
  • Penn Alexander, Philadelphia
  • W.B. Saul High School of Agricultural Sciences, Philadelphia
  • Tilden Middle School, Philadelphia

Rhode Island

  • DelSesto Middle School, Providence
  • Mount Pleasant High School, Providence
  • The Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center, Providence


  • Collins Garden Elementary - SAISD, San Antonio
  • Hamilton Park Pacesetter Magnet, Dallas
  • John Jay High School, San Antonio


  • Evergreen Elementary, Shelton
  • Pathfinder K-8, Seattle


  • Highland Community School, Milwaukee