School to Focus on Agriculture, Farming

By Jorge Avellan
By Peter Neumann

March 20, 2013 Updated Oct 18, 2013 at 8:52 AM EDT

DETROIT, Mi. (My TV 20 News at Ten) --- Today is "Agriculture Day" in Michigan so we decided to highlight a new charter school in Detroit that when it opens in the fall will focus on teaching students about agriculture.

The "Detroit Achievement Academy" will use a community garden to teach students how to grow their own produce.

School officials say they want to bring the classroom outdoors to engage students.

To enroll your child in the Detroit Achievement Academy, visit their website at www.detroitachievement.org.

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