Getting Started

 

 

School gardens provide a dynamic environment where classroom lessons come to life. Gardens allow students to apply what they learn and see the resultsUse the resources below to find what you need to know about how to start a garden at your school or youth center.

Successful school gardens have been initiated by parents, teachers, science coordinators, administrators and parent groups. Getting started with the right ingredients is the key to success in your first growing season.

 

See also, Starting a Community Garden on our website under the Community Gardens tab, since many of the materials, considerations and planning are the same for school gardens.

 

 


FEATURED SCHOOL GARDEN

Kids Market Day!

at Gregory-Lincoln Education Center-PVA

Our Kid-grown, kid-sold market will be held this year on Saturday, March 23, 2019.

 
This farmers market will be run entirely by kids and students.  All proceeds are sown back into the school gardens and culinary programs to promote experiential learning opportunities for students. 
 
Where: Gregory-Lincoln Education Center

1101 Taft St, 77019

When:  Saturday, 3/23/19   

Time: 10:00AM-12Noon