All Saints Academy


Project Description:
Students planted an urban orchard on campus to help control erosion and stormwater near the parking lot. Students also planted native grasses to control stormwater runoff on the elementary campus.

Partners:
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Calvin College - Plaster Creek Stewards, St. Jude's and Blessed Sacrament Parishes - Diocese of Grand Rapids, Friends of Grand Rapids Parks - Urban Forest Project

Teachers:
5

Students:
108

Funder:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

Showcase Video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJRjGTbeZUM