Herb Garden
Kids at the Montgomery School in Chester, PA, get to see where their lunch is coming from.

Learning by Growing

When parents come to visit the Montgomery School, a private K-8 in Chester Springs, PA, Stephen Schappert, chef, Metz Culinary Management, shows them the well-established garden and explains, “Learning does not stop in the classroom.”

Students tend to the vegetable garden in the late summer and early spring months, and hopefully, a new greenhouse will extend the growing season further.

“I tell them about seasonality, and how the produc

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