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Start a Garden

Access resources for starting a garden and developing outdoor classrooms and learning spaces.


If your school is seeking support with the school garden, please contact  to schedule a site visit. 

COVID Resources for School Gardens:

Guidelines for COVID-Safe Gardening & Outdoor Learning - Instructional Video from Grow the Future International District, Together for Brothers 

New Mexico Outdoor Learning Guidance from EENM - NMPED Guidance for 2020-2021 School Re-entry Document 

FACTS about outdoor transmission of COVID 19 Nissa Patterson, MPH

COVID-Safe Gardening Guidelines for School & Community Gardens Document

ABQ Schools & Community Gardens Map - Map of other Albuquerque Public School Gardens, Community Gardens and small urban farms Albuquerque area

Albuquerque School Gardens Youtube Channel - video recordings from school garden workshops and events 

Monthly APS School Garden Newsletter Archive  - Past newsletters including school garden highlights, announcements, & resources 

School Garden Resource Binder - Archive of local, national, & international resources including lesson plans, curriculum, instructional videos, where to get materials, Professional Development, Places to Visit in ABQ and topics related to art, STEM and culture. 

APS School Garden Manual (PDF) - Growing the Outdoor Classroom - A Handbook for Gardening in Albuquerque Public Schools 

Community Event Planning Guide (PDF)

Soil & Mulch:  



Intranet Login

Your Intranet login is your employee number (e.g., e123456) and your email password.