Driving past Stewart Elementary, you can’t miss the new schoolyard garden out front, which has been cared for by Student Council since the start of the school year and funded by the Arconic Foundation through a STEM grant.
The garden isn’t just there for good looks, although it certainly does come with that added benefit. The area will be used as an outdoor learning area for teachers and students, in whatever way they see fit.
“Right now, the garden is a starting point,” says Dr. Greg Egnor, Director of Student Services. “One of the benefits of this space is that it can really expand and change year to year with different students.”
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