Highland Elementary

  • Joint effort with Scott Highland Middle School
  • Green Team oversees project
  • Serves as a Community Garden/Outdoor Classroom
  • Donates produce to Community Food Shelf
  • Students at both school involved in planning, planting, and maintenance
  • Handicap accessible area and raised planters
  • Several sources of funding
  • Master Gardeners involved in program
  • Families help maintain garden in summer months

The Highland Elementary and Scott Highland Middle School Community Garden/Outdoor Classroom is an exciting community partnership that ties into their district curriculum and service learning projects where students from both schools plant vegetables and help take care of the garden annually. The area serves as an outdoor classroom that demonstrates to students the growing process from seed to table.