The Grimmway Academy Arvin Edible Schoolyard is on campus at Grimmway Academy Arvin charter school.

As part of the school’s innovative blended learning model, all 700 students rotate through the garden and kitchen classrooms, in the same manner as core academic classes.

 

Schedule of Classes

Students at Grimmway Academy Arvin attend Garden and Kitchen classes throughout the school year.

WEEK OF:

August 14th 

Garden + Kitchen: 2nd + 3rd 

August 21st 

Garden + Kitchen: 4th + 5th 

August 28th 

Garden + Kitchen: 6th 

September 4th 

Garden + Kitchen: Kinder + 1st 

September 11th 

Garden + Kitchen: 2nd + 3rd 

WEEK OF:

September 18th 

Garden + Kitchen: 4th + 5th 

September 25th 

Garden + Kitchen: 6th 

October 2nd 

Garden + Kitchen: Kinder + 1st 

October 9th

FALL BREAK 

October 16th 

Garden Kitchen: 2nd + 3rd 

WEEK OF:

October 23rd 

Garden + Kitchen: 4th + 5th 

October 30th 

Garden + Kitchen: 6th 

November 6th 

Garden + Kitchen: Kinder + 1st 

November 13th 

Garden + Kitchen: 2nd + 3rd 

November 20th 

THANKSGIVING 

WEEK OF:

November 27th 

Garden + Kitchen: 4th + 5th 

December 4th 

Garden + Kitchen: 6th 

December 11th 

Garden + Kitchen: Kinder + 1st 

December 18th 

Garden + Kitchen: 2nd + 3rd 

Events

 

Family Garden Days

 

Sat.

We open up our gates for 

Family Garden Days several Saturdays throughout the year.

These days are for GA Arvin students and their family members to spend time having fun and working together on projects in the garden.

RSVP

Each Family Garden Day requires you to sign up in the school's frontoffice prior to attendance.

Please park in the Grimmway Academy parking lot and enter through the front gate.

Check back in the Fall!

Family

Cooking classes

 

P.M.

We open up our kitchen for 

Family Cooking Classes several evenings throughout the year.

These classes are held for GA Arvin students and their family members to learn new techniques and make recipes together in the kitchen.

RSVP

Each Family Garden Day requires you to sign up in the school's frontoffice prior to attendance.

Please park in the Grimmway Academy parking lot and enter through the front gate.

Check back in the Fall!

Seasonal Market

 

 Twice a year, we set up a market to sell vegetable, fruit, herb and flower seedlings that are ready to plant into the soil.
 

Each plant has been hand-propagated by the students at Grimmway Academy Arvin during garden classes.

Thursday April 20th

3:30 - 7:00pm

*during the GA Wellness Fair