CHPS is leading a national movement to improve student performance and the entire educational experience by building the best possible schools. To achieve this goal, we maintain the nation’s most authoritative criteria for building energy efficient, cost effective schools.
The CHPS Criteria (formerly Volume 3 of the Best Practices Manual) are designed to help school districts in every community across the country reduce operating costs, achieve higher student performance, increase daily attendance, retain quality teachers and staff and minimize environmental impact.
CHPS Criteria are available for:
The CHPS National Core Criteria is the basis for new adaptations to and updates of the CHPS Criteria.