Antioch High School

May 7, 2018

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Antioch High School Earth Team interns spent some time reflecting on their experience leading the Earth Day event they planned at the Upper Sand Creek Basin. 

Below is the script of a skit developed by one team to summarize their experiences in leadership roles during the litter clean up competition they planned.

Characters:

  • Earth Team intern: age 17
  • Volunteer #1: age 13, likes unicorns
  • Volunteer #2: age 15, spiky
  • ...
March 7, 2018

IMG_2629Leaders from Antioch High School’s Earth Team had the opportunity to support a group of nearly 40 freshmen from Antioch High School during a field trip they took to the Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge,

Several employees from the US Fish and Wildlife Service lead the field trip, organized by Antioch High Environmental Science Academy’s Rick Barton. Earth Team interns helped out by supporting with the various...

March 2, 2018

IMG_2570Continuing their work at the Antioch Dunes, local Earth Team interns returned to the National Wildlife Refuge to continue restoring habitat.

On this particular afternoon, the interns split into three groups to accomplish three different restoration objectives. One team took on the task of cleaning up and tracking litter that had washed up onto the beach during high tide using the Marine Debris Tracker app. ...

November 15, 2017

IMG_0646In mid October, San Lorenzo High interns joined Oakland Tech and Antioch High at the Brower Awards ceremony in San Francisco. This annual event highlights the work of youth around the country who have achieved many great things while working on a variety of environmental projects. Our interns listened to the winners give speeches and were inspired by many of the projects. Here is what one...