Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

Female student working on a farm holding strawberries
  • Agricultural education envisions a world where all people value and understand the vital role of agriculture and natural resources in advancing personal and global well-being. Agricultural education prepares students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices in the global agriculture, food, fiber, and natural resources systems

  • SPS Sites:

    Ag Academy: 4-6th grade choice program

    AgVenture: 7th grade student experience

    Ag Education:

    • 9-12th grade programming available at Glendale and Hillcrest High Schools and Launch Missouri’s Workforce
    • 11-12th grade programming through OTC Career Center
  • Courses:

    Seated high school courses:

    • Agricultural Science I
    • Agricultural Science II
    • Ag Construction
    • Environmental Science
    • Restoration Ecology
    • Veterinary Science
    • Watershed Science

    Virtual high school courses:

    • Agricultural Science I: Business
    • Agricultural Sales & Marketing
  • CSTO:

    National FFA Organization: FFA is a dynamic youth organization that changes lives and prepares members for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. FFA develops members’ potential and helps them discover their talent through hands-on experiences, which give members the tools to achieve real-world success.