Beautification
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Participants
113
Hours
20
People Served
113

What is your wish for this project?

Nightingale Middle School is located in the Cypress Park neighborhood of Los Angeles. We are fortunate to be located in such a beautiful part of town that overlooks both downtown and the LA River. We are not so fortunate when it comes to the landscaping of our school. Most of our school is covered in black top with a section of astroturf reserved for Physical Education purposes....read more

How did it go?

I think we got as far as I had thought we would get. We have some contacts from the district to help us initiate a green space on campus. We are planning a PBL lesson that will help students use their design and modeling skills to add to the architecture and design to the green space.