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Four New Space to Grow Schoolyards This Year!

May 12, 2022 5:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Children enjoying the Space to Grow schoolyard at Whistler Elementary School in West Pullman, which opened in 2021. The Space to Grow partners are excited to announce that four more Space to Grow schoolyards — the final four in our planned first cohort of 34 schools! — are ready for construction: Robert A Black Magnet... More 


Five New Space to Grow Schoolyards Opening This Fall!

November 10, 2021 10:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  September 14, 2021 Space to Grow ribbon cutting at Whistler Elementary in Chicago’s West Pullman community. This improved schoolyard features new playground equipment, outdoor classroom space, gardens and a track and field. The Space to Grow partners are excited to announce the opening of five new schoolyards in Chicago communities: Horace Mann Academy (South... More