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School Food Scrap Diversion

We provide Addison County schools with technical assistance to get started diverting food scraps from the landfill, including performing waste audits, providing food scrap collection containers, and recommending options for food donation, food scrap collection, on-site composting, share tables and sorting stations. The District also provides grant funding for waste reduction and diversion projects in schools such as water bottle filling stations and cafeteria sorting stations. Call us at (802) 388-2333 or email jessie@ for a free consultation and more information about grants. 

Schools that divert food scraps

Below are the schools in our District that are diverting their food scraps from the landfill. Whether donating quality food to pantries and soup kitchens, supplying food scraps to farms for animal feed, composting on-site, or sending scraps for local compost or energy, these schools are great stewards of our community.

  • Cornwall School 
  • Mary Hogan School
  • Middlebury Union High School
  • Middlebury Union Middle School
  • Ripton Elementary School
  • Shoreham Elementary School
  • Weybridge Elementary School
  • Beeman Elementary School
  • Bristol Elementary School
  • Lincoln Community School
  • Monkton Central School
  • Mount Abraham
  • Addison Central School
  • Ferrisburgh Central School
  • Vergennes Union Elementary School
  • Vergennes Union High School
  • Leicester Central School
  • Bridge School
  • North Branch School
  • Red Cedar School
  • Hannaford Career Center
  • Middlebury College
  • Northlands Job Corps Center