Maui Farm to School Network

Since 2008, Grow Some Good has provided school garden programming and now supports over 7000 students each year. School Gardens are a key resource for learning, engaging with nature, and instilling healthy habits. 

Supported Schools

We provide materials, staffing support and workdays though service relationships, grants and our volunteer program.  Yearly agreements are established with each school to ensure consistent results and educational experience.
  • Kihei Elementary
  • Kihei Charter School
  • Pōmaikaʻi Elementary
  • Wailuku Elementary
  • Princess Nāhiʻenaʻena Elementary
  • Lahaina Intermediate
  • Kahului Elementary
  • Makawao Elementary
  • Waihe’e Elementary 

Self Sustaining Schools

Grow Some Good helps schools hire qualified and highly educated garden teachers, share our network resources, and provide education enhancement and professional development opportunities.
  • Lokelani Intermediate
  • Puʻu Kukui Elementary
  • Pukalani Elementary
  • Kamehameha Schools Maui
  • Hʻāiku Elementary
  • Hāna School
  • Montessori School of Maui
  • Lahainaluna High
  • Maui High
  • King Kamehameha III Elementary
  • King Kekaulike High
  • Pāʻia Elementary
  • Baldwin High
  • Carden Academy

Network / Starter Schools

We offer these schools our network resources and support to grow their program. Some schools have gardens run by just a teacher or two; others have had a program in the past but do not at this time.

  • Kula Elementary
  • Kamali’i Elementary
  • Iao Intermediate
  • Lanai School
  • Lihikai Elementary
  • Haleakala Waldorf
  • Kalama Intermediate
  • Maui Waena Intermediate
  • St. Anthony Grade School 
  • Seabury Hall Middle School
  • Maui Adventist School
  • Emmanuel Lutheran
  • Maui Preparatory Academy
  • Roots School

Articles About School Gardens

KAP_4:ND_6-8_2.1

Energy cycles in the garden systemTHEME: Nature's Design: Systems, Cycles, Patterns, Relationships, and Adaptations in the Garden System STRAND: Energy and Matter GRADE LEVEL: 6-8 Key Concepts Understand that the sun is the source of energy for all things on the...

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KAP_2:LS_6-8_5.3

Demonstrate understanding of the interrelationships among soil, plants, animals, and humansTHEME: The Living Soil--The Living Plant: We are all Interconnected and Related STRAND: Biodiversity and Interdependent Relationships GRADE LEVEL: 6-8 Key Concepts Know the role...

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KAP_2:LS_6-8_5.4

Explain the importance of biodiversity to create resilience in the garden environmentTHEME: The Living Soil--The Living Plant: We are all Interconnected and Related STRAND: Biodiversity and Interdependent Relationships GRADE LEVEL: 6-8 Key Concepts Identify the...

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KAP_2:LS_6-8_2.4

Understand how to propagate and grow plantsTHEME: The Living Soil--The Living Plant: We are all Interconnected and Related STRAND: Science of Living Plants GRADE LEVEL: 6-8 Key Concepts Design optimal conditions for germinating and growing plants. Lesson Read a seed...

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KAP_4:ND_3-5_2.1

Energy cycles in the garden system THEME: Nature's Design: Systems, Cycles, Patterns, Relationships, and Adaptations in the Garden System STRAND: Energy and Matter GRADE LEVEL: 3-5 Key Concepts Understand and explain the transfer of energy from sun to plants to...

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KAP_2:LS_K-2_4.3

DecompositionTHEME: The Living Soil--The Living Plant: We are all Interconnected and Related STRAND: Science of Soil Fertility GRADE LEVEL: K-2 Key Concepts Understand that decomposition includes organic materials, air, water, organisms, and time. Lesson Build, turn,...

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KAP_4:ND_K-2_5.1

The individualʻs role in the conservation of natural resources. Conservation is a set of practices that preserve, restore, and protect natural resources and ecosystem Preserve, repair, and prevent deterioration of the environment, topsoil, water, and natural resources...

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KAP_2:LS_3-5_5.2

Identify the roles that beneficial insects and pests play in the gardenTHEME: The Living Soil--The Living Plant: We are all Interconnected and Related STRAND: Biodiversity and Interdependent Relationships GRADE LEVEL: 3-5 Key Concepts Identify beneficial insects and...

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KAP_4:ND_3-5_2.2

The Food Web: Trophic levels and proportional relationships of producers to consumers, carrying capacity, and population equilibrium Relationship between producers and consumers and effect on habitatTHEME: Nature's Design: Systems, Cycles, Patterns, Relationships, and...

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