We are passionate about reconnecting children with nature, fostering a love for regenerative sustainable farming practices, and ensuring that wholesome, locally grown food is accessible to our community.
Welcome to Sweet Maple Farms Farm School! Looking for a fun and educational experience for your kids? Look no further than Sweet Maple Farms new long-awaited venture - Farm School! Designed for kids aged between 1.5 and 13 years, our farm school offers hands-on experience with animals, plants, dirt, and the earth itself. Your kids will love getting up close and personal with our friendly farm animals and learning about the plants and crops that grow here. Plus, they'll get to create meaningful, long-lasting relationships with the earth that will stay with them for years.
At our Farm School, we understand that every child's education is unique. Our program is designed to coexist alongside your child's homeschooling or public schooling. Our flexible scheduling options allow you to choose the program timeframe that works best for you and your child. Whether you're looking for a mid-day program or an after-school program, we can accommodate your needs.
We are also passionate about teaching kids the importance of sustainability, responsibility, and caring for the environment. Your child will leave Farm School with a new appreciation for the natural world and a greater understanding of how we can all make a positive impact. So why wait? Sign up now and give your child a unique and unforgettable experience at Sweet Maple Farms Farm School and let them discover the wonders of the natural world!
WHAT IS "FARM SCHOOL"?
- Two session options are available - TUESDAYS 1:15-2:15 PM and THURSDAYS 5-6 PM - Families will pick one session day of the week to attend for the duration of their one-month tuition.
- Sessions are 1 hour in length - perfect for attention spans, education intake and family feasibility
- Our program is designed to provide children 1.5-13 years old with hands-on experiences and lessons including animals, plants, dirt, farm life, homesteading and more, that encourages children to learn by doing.
- Children MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian during each one-hour session. Children may not attend any farm-related activities without a parent or guardian on-site.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN TUITION?
- 1 month of Farm School sessions on your designated session date
- 1 CHILDS T-Shirt per year (included in first month tuition paid)
WHEN DO WE START?
-Our Farm School model will begin March 2024 on the designated Tuesday or Thursday of your session choice. We have created a set schedule for sessions for March, April and May (which can be viewed in the photos of this listing - the following months will be updated as we get closer). Our model shows two session choices available both Tuesday and Thursday options. One month tuition can be purchased at any time and sessions will start ASAP.
HOW LONG IS THE "FARM SCHOOL" SCHOOL YEAR?
-Sweet Maple Farms Farm School runs on a month-to-month basis. Each 1 Month Tuition invested in gives each child one month of Farm School access. Families can choose to sign up every month or one single month - we are flexible!
WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT EACH SESSION DURING FARM SCHOOL?
-You can expect to arrive on farm in Bagdad, KY on your designated session day of the week (Tuesday 1:30-2:30 OR Thursday 5-6) approximately 5 minutes prior to your session beginning. Children registered as well as parents/guardians attending should come dressed and prepared for the session including proper clothing and shoes for activities. Sessions are rain or shine - if extreme weather conditions occur shelter will be provided. Each session is 1 hour long - public bathrooms are not available at this time. Children will have hands on experiences with animals, dirt, plants and more! Sessions are geared to keep children engaged and involved throughout the entire session.
INTERESTED in our Farm School? Check out our "disclosure and guidelines handbook" with all of the information you need to help make your decision. CLICK HERE FOR OUR COMPLETE FARM SCHOOL HANDBOOK. This handbook is the property of Sweet Maple Farms LLC and is only intended to be shared with Farm School Members or potential Members, other entities shall refrain from copying or sharing.
Before purchasing we HIGHLY recommend that you reside in the Shelby County, KY area or surrounding areas as our Farm School is not currently available with online accessibility. Farm School is ON FARM with real experiences!
By purchasing this one-month Farm School tuition, you are agreeing to our Liability Release Form and Disclosure/Guidelines Handbook listed in this listing (link provided above).
As always, if you have any additional questions - please contact your farmers at 502-321-1770 or email@example.com - We'd love to have you join our farm school community!