Walden student Bria Kaufman's entry in America's Greenest School contest is one of the top ten finalists out of 2,000 essays submitted. The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship, and his or her school will get a hybrid school bus. The essay was written as an ecology class assignment.
Starting on Monday, May 11, the essays will be posted on America's Greenest School website, and the winner will be determined by public vote. Each person can vote once per email address between May 11 and May 17.