Matthys students and staff observed the school's annual Habitat Day this week by inviting parents and grandparents to work in the nature center and butterfly garden during their child's ancillary time. The habitat provides the school with both a place for learning and spot of enormous natural beauty.
Coach Rudy Bowman shows second-grader Jizzele Torres
and her grandmother, Anita Gonzales, how to weed the
Anita Gonzalez helps her granddaughter, Jizzele Torres,
clean up plants in the nature center.
Pre-K student Aaliah DeLaGarza shares gardening time with
her grandmother, Maria DeLaGarza.
First-grader Seth Compean receives instructions on how to
use gardening tools from his mom, Cheryl Compean.