High School Participants

High School Challenge


Shift gears for the environment and your health this May!

Sign up as a student or teacher and get your whole school involved! Special workshops, services, awards, and prizes are available for registered high schools in the City of Peterborough.

How to Play:


1. Register-01

2. Log your trips

3. Track your progress

4. (hopefully) Win a Prize!

Teachers and Staff: Identify your school as your workplace during registration to qualify for the workplace prizes (see full contest details for more info)

Students: Identify your high school as your school when you register to qualify for the student prizes:

  • 1st Prize: TREK Bike (1 to distribute)
  • 2nd Prize: FitBit (1 to distribute)
  • 3rd Prize: $50 VISA gift card (1 to distribute)
  • Honorary Mentions: 10 more prizes to be awarded

Note: Both teacher and student trips, along with promotions and school spirit, will count towards the High School Travel Wise Award and the Community Shifting Gears Spirit Prize ($250 VISA gift card).

Get your whole school involved:

We have a bunch of resources for you to use to promote this year’s challenge at your school. Click below to see the materials that are available to you, free of charge!

Workshops and services available: 

Lunch n’ Learns, workshops, audits, and other resources are available for registered high schools. For information on high school services and community events, click below.

Compete for awards and prizes: 

Along with the individual incentives and prizes, high schools can compete for the coveted Travel Wise awards. Record the most trips and win!