Fisher Elementary

  Thanks to avid support from the school administration and PTA, a garden site was set aside when Fisher was rebuilt in 2017. Fisher began cooking with Common Threads in December 2017, and built their garden in March 2018. Thanks to generous community donations,...

Lowell Elementary

The Lowell garden was established in the Spring of 2016 as the result of Lowell PTA vision, with support from Common Threads. Lowell Principal Mary Sepler remembers the creation of the garden as groups coming together “as a Lowell Family” to make it...

Kulshan Middle School

The Kulshan Middle School garden was started in 2015 with support from Common Threads. The garden was sheet mulched and pieced together from donated items, many coming from Happy Valley school which was dismantling their garden during school reconstruction. A generous...

Kendall Elementary

The Kendall garden has been a place for kids to learn about healthy food since 2009. In 2012 and 2015, the garden underwent expansions facilitated by Kendall’s PTO. The garden is now an enclosed space that contains apple trees anchoring a few raised beds, a...

Harmony Elementary

The Harmony Elementary School Garden was built in the spring of 2017 by a dedicated group of parents, teachers, students and community members. The Harmony garden has become a well loved place by the students as they enjoy walking through the garden, nibbling on kale,...

Happy Valley Elementary

Students have gardened at Happy Valley since 2010, when the Happy Valley staff invested significant professional development time into creating a shared understanding of how the garden can serve as an outdoor classroom aligned with the core curriculum. When Happy...