Ethel Jacobsen Elementary School in Surf City was awarded “Best in New Jersey Farm to School” Award from New Jersey Department of Agriculture in 2016-17 school year.

Established in 2010, the students and their parents spend parts of their summer tending to the school garden. During the school year they learn lessons from science to math to vocabulary. Teachers in pre-k through second grade demonstrate different lessons at each level. 

 

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