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, Getting Started in the Community Garden section since many of the materials, considerations and planning are the same for school gardens.

 

 


FEATURED SCHOOL GARDEN
Dig in to Gardening at Frostwood Elementary School!
Dig in with us for volunteer time at Frostwood Elementary School. We we will have seasonal planting demonstrations, weed pullin', veggie harvestin' and crushed granite movin' . . . great familiy activities for all ages!
 
Groups of five or more, please email to reserve a spot. 
 
Where: Frostwood Elementary School

12214 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77024

Dress: Closed toe shoes, hat and bring a refillable water bottle.

When: May 19th

Time: 9AM-12PM  

Free: Summer Veggie Seeds