Ocean Knoll Elementary

EUSD recognized for green initiatives

EUSD recognized for green initiatives

ENCINITAS — At Ocean Knoll Elementary, plenty is in bloom, from a school farm to a pollination garden.

Ribbon cutting celebrates Ocean Knoll Farm

Ribbon cutting celebrates Ocean Knoll Farm

ENCINITAS — More than a year ago, debris blanketed the ground of a one-acre plot next to Ocean Knoll Elementary.

Novel ideas are growing from Encinitas school’s farm

Novel ideas are growing from Encinitas school’s farm

ENCINITAS — Mim Michelove has big plans for a one-acre farm next to Ocean Knoll Elementary.

After-school program in session at schools again

After-school program in session at schools again

ENCINITAS — Niki Burger’s son, a fifth-grader at Flora Vista Elementary, is tutored Monday through Thursday for an hour once school is out. Since enrolling in the program more than a year ago, his grades have gone up, and he has a better handle on difficult math problems.

Local school takes gardening to new heights

Local school takes gardening to new heights

ENCINITAS — Ocean Knoll Elementary students harvested the bounty of their hard work as they sampled their produce grown in a lot behind the school. Students celebrated the Garden to Table project on March 14.“It was a lovely day,” Mim Michelove, the district’s Healthy Day Partners garden coordinator said, recalling the mood at the school. […]