School Gardens - Grow Our Own
Welcome to Grow Our Own, the SPPS program growing garden and food-based education in the classroom, cafeteria and community.
Grow Our Own provides resources, assistance, and guidance for edible school garden development through coordination of SPPS departments and community partners.
Grow Our Own contributes to Nutrition Services vision: "To eliminate hunger and provide every child with HOPE (Healthy Options, Positive Engagement) through exceptional food."
Sign up for Garden Thyme
Garden Thyme is the SPPS school garden e-newsletter, learn about available garden resources.
Virtual Resource Center
Visit the Virtual Resource Center for ideas, resources, and gardening references
Interested in starting a garden?
Got a question about gardens? Share what's happening and whether you are interested in starting a garden, or need help revamping.
Why does Nutrition Services encourage school gardens?
Why Grow Our Own?
How does Grow Our Own support sustainability?