Ready Communities works collaboratively with Ready Schools and the Healthy Kids Collaborative to increase connections between families, schools and community partners.  One current aspect of this work is to connect local community partners with school community teams around creating Outdoor Learning Environments (OLEs) in 5 elementary schools in Edgecombe and Nash counties.

To view the plan for each, please click on the school:

Edgecombe County:

GW Bulluck



Nash/Rocky Mount:



For more information, contact:

Viola Barnes-Gray, Ready Communities Coordinator,; (252) 985-4300


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