Teacher Garden Committee Purpose and Responsibilities

 

Purpose: 

This committee supports academic achievement and promotes a healthy lifestyle for students at Silver City Elementary through the growth of a school garden.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create an outline of the project including a preliminary design idea, a proposed location, a construction timeline, a maintenance plan, a startup budget, an annual budget, and a fundraising strategy.
  • Work with community partners and local county agencies to help support the garden.
  • Enlist the help of the Grant Writing Committee to help raise funds for the project.
  • Work with Cafeteria staff on what types of food to grow in the garden.
  • Collaborate with administration on how to incorporate the garden into school curriculum.
  • Collect ideas from the Teacher Advisory Council, Science Dept., and STEM Dept.

 

 

 

 

 

 Representatives

Julie Luke

Aislinn Brison

Lindsay Brison

Emily Korosec

Randi Levesque

Christy Vaughn

Erin Starr

Jenny Knothe

Scott Selvig

Deanna Starling

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Dates

All meeting will be held at 3:30 in the PTA Room

8/8/16

8/15/16

9/21/16

10/12/16

11/16/16

1/18/17

2/8/17

3/8/17

5/17/17

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Community Partners

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