The Anne Frank Learning Garden

Gazebo and Butterfly Garden
  • We would love your help!  Please volunteer to assist with some of the wonderful projects we have lined up in the learning garden!  

    You may volunteer for workdays on the second Saturday of each month, as well as each Tuesday for routine gardening projects.

    Please contact Ms. Quirk if you are interested at (972) 502-6561 or mquirk@dallasisd.org.

Volunteers
Pond and New Fence
  • The Anne Frank Learning Garden was recently awarded $2,000.00 from the Dallas County Master Gardeners Association.  The Dallas County Master Gardener Association, Inc. is a non-profit, educational and volunteer service organization affiliated with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.  Our garden is one of the Dallas County Master Gardener Projects, and we were among several projects that were awarded to various organizations. 

    Anne Frank Elementary receives $2,000 Whole kids foundation grant

    Kids who grow fresh food, eat fresh food! A school garden connects kids to the roots of their food!

    Whole Food Foundation (Founded by Whole Food Market) has awarded a 2015 School Gardens grant to Anne Frank Elementary in Dallas, TX.

    The $2,000 grant will be used to increase access to and consumption of fresh foods, inspire families to participate in growing nutritious food for their families and the community, and enable Anne Frank teachers to use the garden as a living classroom to enhance instruction across all subjects and grade levels.

    Here is a link to teacher resources on the Whole Kids Foundation website:

    https://www.wholekidsfoundation.org/healthy-teachers/page/classroom-support