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Date: 09/30/2017

Cochise Elementary School

Cochise Elementary Garden Care

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School Details

Cochise Elementary School

9451 N. 84th Street
Scottsdale , AZ 85258

Project Leader


Mark McVey

Sponsored By:

Christ's Church of the Valley

About this project

SCHOOL CONTACT:  Principal Sheila Miller, 480.484.1100
WHY: These five garden beds are used by teachers and students to plant flowers, vegetables, herbs, and learn about the plant growth cycle as well as how to maintain a garden. Students also learn how to use a compost system!

WHAT:  Refresh School Gardens! 
·      Dig out garden borders, trench edges and re-install
·      Weed walkway paths around garden beds
·      Use heavy-duty pruners to chop up thicker composting material from old sunflower stems, tree trimmings etc.
·      Lightly weed Pollinator Garden
·      Assemble a raised, wheelchair-accessible garden
·      Assemble a locker to store gardening tools and misc. supplies
·      Repaint flaking pots under Mesquite tree (where cactus are planted) located at library entrance

 WHEN:  September 30, 2017, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

WHO:  30+ Volunteers. All ages welcome! 
*Children must be accompanied by an adult.

PLEASE BRING: Project leader will provide updates as we get closer to the project date regarding supplies.