Solway Elementary

  • Large in ground garden plot adjacent to school
  • Program coordinated by Food Services Director
  • Uses produce in school lunchroom
  • Processes & freezes produce
  • Students plant seedlings in spring
  • Volunteers for school land community maintain garden in summer
  • Gardens have helped getting students to eat more veggies

Solway Elementary’s school garden project is a cooperative effort of the Food Services Department working
with students, staff, and other agencies. Students, parents and volunteers help maintain the garden during the
summer months. They produce an abundance of food that is served in the school lunchroom.