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Did you know that MPS has over 30 school gardens?
On March 16th, MPS Culinary & Nutrition Services hosted a School Garden Resource Fair! 16 Community partners shared their knowledge and resources about garden care, curricula, funding, and more with attendees from 18 MPS schools. Are you interested in learning more about MPS school gardens? Send us an email
Garden to Cafeteria
During the 2015-2016 School Year, four schools participated in our Garden to Cafeteria Pilot Program, featuring their school garden produce in MPS school meals: Howe, Anwatin, Anthony & Roosevelt!
View a Prezi summary of findings read the Garden to Cafeteria Pilot Year ReportWould you like to participate in the Garden to Cafeteria program? Send us an email
School Garden Survey
In 2014, MPS Culinary & Nutrition Services partnered with Youth Farm to conduct a School Garden Survey to help identify the current landscape of school gardens in the district and the areas that need the most support.
School Garden Resources
MPS Garden policy and approval process:
The Garden Out Front