The school board is taking action this week to replace the greenhouse at Caldwell County High School.
School District Gift Secretary Tammy Sanders is authorized to apply for funding to replace the 26-year-old Green House, located between 30 × 60 between high school and elementary school.
She told the board that the new facility would double its size and cost about $ 175,000.
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She also suggested that the greenhouse could be funded by private partnerships in the community and in the region.
Click to Download Audio It also provides a safe environment for students. According to Wald York, a senior aggregate teacher in Caldwell County, more than 130 students use the greenhouse every day but there is no radio or telephone connection to the school. He also said that the greenhouse for the disabled is inaccessible.
The greenhouse is one of four high school routes offered in high school, including gardening, agriculture, animal science and agribusiness.