Digging In The Dirt,
A Schoolyard Garden

Celebrating 8 years of Garden-Based Learning @ the EJ School

Classroom Close-Up Episode

Classroom Close-up NJ is television program that features innovative projects in NJ public schools. View our episode, entitled: 

Island Schoolyard Garden 

What's In The Garden?

Spring Garden Plans

Coming Soon

Our garden is proudly . . . Certified Naturally Grown

Pre K

Monarch Butterflies

Kindergarten Science Journals

NJ Student Learning Standards

Grade 1 Sophie's Squash

Grade 1 Students create their very own Squash Adventures

Grade 2


"Working together to measure precipitation across the nations." 

Contact Us

Gardening is a way of showing that you believe in tomorrow - Author Unknown

Digging In The Dirt

Ethel Jacobsen Elementary School 200 Barnegat Ave. Surf City, NJ 08008

609 494 2341

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