Garfield 16 School District
Garfield School District 16 has created its own Outdoor Education Department to provide district-wide programs, expeditionary learning support, facilities, and community events that focus on agriculture, hunting, fishing, paddling, archery, camping, snow sports, and climbing.
Bea Underwood ElementaryGarden beds, fire pits, and stage
Grand Valley Middle SchoolAquaponic tank, garden beds, runs on renewable energy
Grand Valley Middle Schoolto be constructed spring 2019
Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers (RFOV)
RFOV provides monthly "Wilderness Explorer" sessions during gym class, teaching students about animal adaptation, leave no trace, and more.
Bea Underwood Elementary (spring 2019)
High School Internship
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, RFOV, and Fat City Farmers provide a 10-week, paid internship on Mondays to GVHS students that focuses on environmental education, gardening/agriculture, and trail/land stewardship.
Offered: spring 2019, fall 2019, spring 2021
Outdoor Education Coordinator
Clint Whitley - firstname.lastname@example.org
Clint coordinates all of Garfield 16's outdoor education and recreation programming.
Garfield 16 School District Administration Building
LW St. John Elementary School
Battlement Mesa, CO