AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
Facilities Masters Award
The Facilities Masters award was designated by the Virginia School Plants Manager’s Association in correspondence with the National Facilities Master’s Association. Chesapeake Public Schools was one of three divisions in the state of Virginia recognized for Maintenance Excellence. 2013 and was also recognized in Little Rock, Arkansas, at the National Plant Manager’s Association conference, in 2014. There are several sections to the award that each school division is required to complete before submitting their application.There are three categories of awards that a school division can receive. They include Silver, Gold, and Platinum Level Awards. The Platinum Award is the highest level a school division can attain.
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Grassfield High School Earns
Energy Star Certification
Grassfield High School has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification for superior energy performance.
ENERGY STAR certified buildings are verified to perform in the top 25 percent of buildings nationwide, based on weather-normalized source energy use that considers occupancy, hours of operation, and other key factors. ENERGY STAR is the only energy efficiency certification in the United States that is based on actual, verified energy performance.
For more information about Energy Star buildings visit www.energystar.gov.
Energy Star Certificate of Recognition
Chesapeake Public Schools received a Certificate of Recognition for our commitment to reducing greenhouse gases. Our IT Department programs computers throughout our district to turn off automatically each day. This saves money and our environment. Follow the links below to view the certificate received from Energy Star and for more information about the Low Carbon IT Campaign.
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