Riverton School Garden
Riverton Elementary School
1600 Forest Ave.
Portland, ME 04103
Olga Teddy Valencia
School Vegetable Garden, Nutrition Education/Cooking with Students, Community Garden
What type of facility hosts your garden?
What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers, Composting Bin, Vermicomposting, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom, Schoolyard Plantings/Greening Project, Fruit Trees
Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers, Parents, College Students, Family Members, Community Members
How is your garden project funded?
What community connections do you have?
Who tends the garden when school's out?
Volunteer students/families, Summer campers using the garden, Summer school students, Paid staff
What are your future goals?
Increase the number of classrooms using the garden as a teaching tool.
What is your most significant need?