Houghton Lake High School Ecology Club



President: William Trahan      

       Advisor: Mr. John Burnett

We were awarded the official Michigan Green School Certificate of Achievement for outstanding performance and lasting contribution to  conservation and preservation of the environment from Governor Granholm.

  here is a  Link to our application

Other things we've been up to!


Earth Week Activities:

April 19-22 (Monday-Thursday): The 1st hr. classroom that collects the most paper and plastic will win a donut and juice party on Friday this week!

April 21(Wednesday): 12:35-3:00 is Adopt-A-Highway.

April 22(Thursday): Wear an environmental or ecology shirt today for a treat.  We will come around to check during 1st hr. At lunch we will have an environmental pledge tree and bake sale. 5th hr. we will go clean the school grounds. After school from 3:00-4:45 we will have a recycle and pizza party!

March 18th-Recycle & Pizza Party 3:00-5:00

March 16-March 26th sell lip suckers

Feb. 12th-Ecology Club Valentine's Dance after the game!

Jan. 19th-Pizza & Recycle party 3:00-4:45

Jan. 11th-Poster contest entries are due!

December 15th-Recycle and pizza party 3:00-4:45

November 22nd-Santa's Workshop @ the Playhouse

November 19th-Work Bee @the library3:00-4:45, snacks provided.

October 26-Reycle party and make our T-shirts!

Sept. 29th-Recycle & Pizza party

Sept. 25th-Participated in the Homecoming parade!

Sept. 19th-Worked the Conservation Expo and the Strutt Your Mutt

Sept. 17th- Adopt-A-Highway. We cleaned up our four miles!

2008-2009 School Year

June-End of the year party!

In May we will visit the ARK (Assoc. to Rescue Kritters)

May-Reycle party

April 23-Adopt-A-Highway (4miles) and reycle party after school

April 22- Pledge tree and scavenger hunt at lunch, and clean school grounds.

March- We adopted a ring-tailed lemur

March-sell suckers to fund environmental projects

Collecting egg cartons for Project Hope

February- Bake Sale

February-Recycle Pizza Party

January-Recycle Pizza Party

December-Collect for ARK and the Animal Shelter

November 23-Santa's Workshop

November- Recycle and Pizza Party

October 25th- Work open house for animal shelter

October  22-Bake Sale

October- We were in the Homecoming parade.

September 25- Adopt-A-Highway