L.I.F.E. Garden Map

Rishi Environmental Learning Garden
Built as a memorial for a Lopez student, the Rishi garden features aquatic plants, fish, amphibians and flowers, and showcases student art.

Herb Circle

Permaculture Strawberry Mounds


Perennial Crops
Rhubarb, strawberry, raspberries and more

Fruit Orchard

Funded by a student-organized sale of native plants, the orchard has 12 fruit trees including pear, apple and plum.


Raised Beds
Elementary students plant a variety of flowers and vegetables in homeroom beds. The Middle School students tend to raised beds that include squash, potatoes, carrots and a pumpkin patch.

Hoop Houses
These unheated 14' by 48' foot green houses provide a way to grow leafy greens year round for the school cafeteria.

Fundamentals of L.I.F.E.

Principles of L.I.F.E.

Benefits of L.I.F.E.