The MDE Garden Club supports the mission to:
Maintain a vibrant outdoor classroom that cultivates the next generation of healthy, sustainable and responsible citizens.
The garden club aims to create a living schoolyard that provides:
- Comfort, safety and accessibility to all.
- An outdoor classroom used as an educational tool for the entire school community (students, teachers, all school staff, and parents).
- Opportunities for formal and informal learning as well as independent, self-guided exploration.
- Hands on opportunities for learning science, nutrition and other state mandated curriculum.
Positions (1/2 filled)
Committee Chair Signed Up: 4 / 4
Garden parent Signed Up: 28 / 32
Garden parents assist their child's classroom with garden lessons under the instruction of our garden teacher, Sheila Hill. Garden parents may also help with garden maintenance, planting and special projects as needed.