The Compass School farm is a 20 acre campus that hosts the largest school garden in Rhode Island, animals, pollinator gardens, hiking trails, a lavender labyrinth and more! Summer staff trained in outdoor education and STEAM learning will introduce your children to a fun filled farm-to-table experience. We offer 2:14 counselor/camper ratio, highly trained staff who are first aid/CPR certified, age appropriate activities and a fun filled summer experience!
July 30th-August 3rdCompass New Directions FarmYoung StewardsTIMES: 9:00-4:00 COST: $250 AGE: Rising 4th- Rising 6th gradeThis advanced farm camp opportunity will explore the science and ecology of sustainable farm practices, harvest and feasting, learning and fun on campus in the mornings. Exploring the surrounding ecosystem which supports our farm, doing microscopy for soil analysis, making and applying compost tea to crops, up-close and personal pollinator studies and making and baking lavender cookies with our homemade solar ovens are highlights of this camp! Afternoons will include walking field trips to URI sites for additional adventures.