Acme Elementary

The Acme Elementary School Garden was established by dedicated parents and volunteers in the community. Common Threads joined the fun in the fall of 2017, embedding garden curriculum and cooking in the classroom. This beautiful garden is surrounded by art...

Everson Elementary

Thanks to avid support from the school administration and the PTA (Families for Everson) a garden was built at Everson Elementary in 2019. Volunteers with the Cornwall Church donated materials and their time to build the garden’s beautiful 10 raised beds, with...

Skyline Elementary

Thanks to avid support from teachers, the school administration and the PTA, a garden site was born at Skyline in the fall of 2019. (Check out this post to read more about and see photos of the work party that started the Skyline garden). While we didn’t get to...

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...