Mixed Paper Recycling Program Facts

Number of active sites participating in the program:

  • ​Wake County Public School System (WCPSS):
  • Wake County Public Charter Schools:
  • WCPSS Partnered Site ("Other"):


Individual School Weights for 2013–14
Individual School Weights for 2014-15  
FY16_IndividualSchools.pdfIndividual School Weights for 2015-16
Individual School Weights for 2016-17
Individual School Weights for 2017-18

Current School Year*:

July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
90,520 90,640 92,760 117,510 102,020 96,880
Jan Feb Mar Apr May June
*Weights listed in pounds & includes mixed recycling pilot schools


Mixed Recycling School Transitions

List of Schools by Implementation Year:

*Note: list is subject to change and is based on truck routing schedule. 

2017-18: Aversboro ES / FQ-Varina MS & HS / Holly Grove ES & MS / Holly Springs High
2018-19: All schools in Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, and SW corner of Apex
2019-21: Schools in the Southeastern Raleigh area, Knightdale, Rolesville, Wake Forest, Wendell, Zebulon


Program Awards/Accomplishments 

2012–2013 Top Schools
2011–2012 Top Schools

2010–2011 Top Schools

2009–2010 Top Schools

American Forest and Paper Association Award (2009)