MADISON (WKOW) -- Some local students had the ear of the White House on Thursday.
Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, spoke with some students at Middleton High School.
Sutley also got a look at some of the sustainability features and projects the school has implemented, from energy-efficient lighting in the fieldhouse, to solar panels that heat the pool.
"We're especially proud of our accomplishments and our commitment to provide real learning opportunities for our students regarding the environment," Asst. Superintendent Tom Wohlleber said. "And we want to continue to focus on that as a school district."
Middleton High School was recently selected as one of the U.S. Department of Education's green ribbon schools for its efforts to reduce energy and provide a healthy learning environment.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2013 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Program Manager Jessica Miller at 608-661-2794. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at email@example.com.