LHEF funds La Honda Elementary's unique garden/farm program, led by dedicated garden instructors, students learn about healthy food and ecosystems in an outdoor classroom garden they grow themselves. FoodLab incorporates those vegetables into a hands-on cooking program that provides a healthy snack for all in the after school program.
LHEF provides funding for students to go on field trips such as to the California Academy of Sciences, Natural Bridges State Park, the Exploratorium, S.F. Symphony, Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Seymour Marine Discovery Center.
CLASSROOM & PHYSICAL EDUCATION SUPPLIES & LIBRARY BOOKS
LHEF funds requests for equipment used in physical education sessions; teacher requested grants for supplies and resources in classroom; and ongoing support for library resources.
ART IN ACTION
The Art in Action Program enriches the lives of La Honda students each year through an engaging, hands-on curriculum that teaches art history, art appreciation, and art techniques.
PRESCHOOL MUSIC PROGRAM
Although some may regard art education as a luxury, simple creative activities are some of the building blocks of child development.