Nathan Adams Elementary School

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12600 Welch Road
Dallas, TX 75244

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 Link to complete set of installation day photos here.









INSTALLATION DATE

December 10, 2011

GARDEN DESIGN

Nathan Adams Learning Garden Design

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Special thanks to those who help to keep our garden growing: 

  • United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
  • Boone Family Foundation
  • Embrey Family Foundation
  • Fort Worth Audubon Society
  • Redenta's Garden
  • Ridgemont Commercial Construction
  • Wanderback Design
  • Wild Birds Unlimited

Find Nathan Adams Community and Learning Garden on Facebook here.

AWARDS

2012 REAL School Gardens Community Outreach Award for Smart Potatoes

WHAT A TEACHER IS SAYING...

 "[A REAL school garden] will make earth and life science come alive for our students, and the district has made project-based learning a priority. Students have already expressed interest in the planning of a garden without knowing it. Youngsters have asked 'Why are the flowers all different?' 'How does the caterpillar change to a butterfly?' 'Do vegetables grow on trees?'"