April 24, 2017
Download the rules (PDF)
Download a contest flyer (PDF) that you can print and display to let others know they can participate in the contest, too!
Download the Spanish version (PDF) of the release form.
Contact Amy Randell with questions or if you have problems downloading the rules.
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All of Colorado’s K-12 students are invited to showcase their artistic talent and their commitment to the environment by participating in the Colorado Association for Recycling’s 11th Annual Recycling Poster Contest, a project of the Education and Outreach Committee.
This year's theme: "Where do you recycle?"
Download the rules (PDF)
Deadline for Entry: April 24, 2017
Ten (10) winners receive prizes. One grand-prize winner receives a $100 gift card. Winning artwork will be used in Colorado’s 2017 America Recycles Day (www.americarecyclesday.org) video and be seen throughout the state. Plus, each school with winning entries will receive a free one-year teacher membership to RAFT Colorado.
Congratulations to last year's winning artists! All of the posters below are highlighted in a public service video to promote America Recycles Day, November 15.
Top 10 Reasons to Recycle
All CAFR members, schools and public television stations are encouraged to download and air the video, free of charge, on their websites and telecasts.
First- and second-place winners were awarded in each of five grade catgories: Kindergarten through 2nd grade, 3rd through 4th grade, 5th through 6th grade, 7th through 8th grade and 9th through 12th grade.
Cherry Creek Academy
Boys and Girls Clubs
of Metro Denver
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STEM School and Academy
Bear Creek High School
Eagle Crest Elementary
Mountain Ridge Middle School
Mountain View High School
Acres Green Elementary, Littleton
Bear Creek High School, Lakewood
Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Denver - Owens Branch, Denver
Central Elementary, Longmont
Chappelow Arts Literacy Magnet K-8 School, Evans
Cherry Creek Academy, Englewood
D20 Homeschool Academy Tracks, Colorado Springs
Eagle Crest Elementary School, Longmont
Eisenhower Elementary, Boulder
Flagstaff Academy, Longmont
Fireside Elementary, Louisville
Granby Elementary, Granby
Heritage Elementary School, Pueblo
Hoff Elementary, Keenesburg
Hulstrom K-8, Northglenn
Isabella Bird Community School, Denver
Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy, Denver
Montessori Del Mundo, Aurora
Mountain Ridge Middle School, Highlands Ranch
Mountain View High School, Loveland
Oak Grove Elementary, Montrose
Ortega Middle School, Alamosa
Peak to Peak Charter School, Lafayette
STEM Magnet Lab School, Norghglenn
STEM School and Academy, Highlands Ranch
Teller Elementary, Denver
Timber Trail Elementary, Castle Rock
Wellington Middle School, Wellington
Winona Elementary, Loveland