Metro Deaf School

  • School garden designed to teach students respect for nature
  • Provides an opportunity for deaf students to experience the joy of gardening
  • Uses raised garden beds
  • Grows veggies that are used by students
  • Students learn about organic gardening
  • Garden integrated into school curriculum

The garden is located behind the school where they have a hose hook up for water and a rain barrel. While a large plot of land is available to them, it was decided to start small, utilizing four 10′ by 6′ foot raised garden beds. They plan to begin a composting program to help their garden thrive.