GOLDEN SHOVEL & 2016 GOLD National Healthy Schools Award

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 2:33pm

The Florida Farm to School Golden Shovel Awards are an opportunity to recognize Florida students, educators and community members for their extraordinary school garden efforts.   BUNNELL ELEMENTARY is the proud winner of this award which beats out all of the other schools in the state!  

Best Revitalized Garden

Schools awarded in this category must have revitalized either a dormant garden or a garden that, since revitalization, has shown improvement.



The Alliance for a Healthier Generation is pleased to announce that Bunnell Elementary School has achieved the 2016 Gold National Healthy Schools Award.  Our application review panel enjoyed reading about the healthy changes you’ve made at your school and appreciate the time you’ve committed to complete the application on behalf of your school.We look forward to sharing how you’ve made your school a healthier place for students and staff in the coming months. Please take a moment to complete a short survey to assist our promotion efforts.

About National Awards for Your School

The National Healthy Schools Award is a prestigious achievement. Schools that receive this award meet best practice criteria established by the Alliance’s Healthy Schools Program Expert Panel and outlined in the Healthy Schools Program Framework. Awards are granted at the Bronze, Silver and Gold levels. All awarded schools are nationally and publicly celebrated.

Award winners enjoy a promotional package of materials to assist in spreading the word and celebrating their successes. The Healthy Schools Program communications and marketing team also promotes the award-winning schools through local and national media.

School Information

Bunnell Elementary School
305 N Palmetto St 
Bunnell, FL 32110

School Activity

Assessment completed 12/10/14
Last updated 3/21/16
Questions improved (since 12/10/14): 15
Celebration Qualify for Gold
Celebration History
  • 2016 Received Gold National Recognition Award
  • 2015 Received Silver National Recognition Award
  • 2014 Received Bronze National Recognition Award