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Partnership with Blue Springs School District

August 26, 2019

Blue Springs School District and Colonial Gardens Partner to Grow Agriculture and Horticulture Programming The Blue Springs School District (BSSD) is partnering with Colonial Gardens to expand district agriculture and horticulture programming for students of all ages. The ongoing relationship impacts students from grades 4 through 11 (high school juniors) and includes the creation of two internship opportunities at Colonial Gardens beginning Summer 2019. “Most kids aren’t going to consider a career in horticulture if they don’t understand the impact of plants and healthy soil in our world. Our goal is to help connect youth with the natural world to…