Stem-based energy competition for Colorado school districts

Delta County School District schools will be competing in an energy conservation competition from October 21-November 22, 2019.  The schools competing are:

Cedaredge Elementary School

Cedaredge Middle School

Cedaredge High School

Delta Middle School

Delta High School

Grand Mesa Elementary

Hotchkiss High School

Hotchkiss K-8

Lincoln Elementary School

North Fork School of Integrated Studies

North Fork Montessori @Crawford

Paonia Junior/Senior High School


Thanks to the Colorado Energy Office who is providing funding for the competition.  The winning schools will earn up to $15,000 to make energy efficiency improvements to their building!

ReNew Our Schools is Resource Central’s youth engagement program.  

In the school district competition, schools from one Colorado district at a time participate in an energy competition.    Each school tries to earn as many points as possible in the following 2 categories:

School Measured Savings

During the competition, schools reduce their electricity usage by behavioral means only: turning off lights, removing unnecessary appliances, setting computers to power save mode, etc. Learn More

School Energy Actions

There are many ways to earn points in Renew Our Schools!  Click on the boxes below to see the options in each category.  Under each category, you will find the description of the project, the way you earn points and the number of points you can earn.  Learn More