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An Environmental Education Program
for 5th Grade Students
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"To Awaken in Children
a Deeply Felt Connection
with the Natural World"
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The Joy of Learning Outside
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Sponsor Our Students

What We Do

Enrich the Standard Course of Study through experiential education in an outdoor setting where students connect with the land, become more  active, and gain in self-confidence while improving science aptitude.

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Who We Serve

An ever increasing number of 5th grade students from the Western and Piedmont regions of North Carolina and upstate region of South Carolina, with the goal of further expansion in the coming years.

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How To Help

Muddy Sneakers’ success is made possible through the support of volunteers and the generosity of individuals, businesses, and philanthropic organizations who value this important work. 

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Watch Us In Action

ACS video featuring Muddy Sneakers

Watch the following short video produced by Asheville City Schools that features Muddy Sneakers students in action during the 2016 season.

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Support Our Students

Join our community of sponors

Instill a lifelong love of nature in the heart of a child! Muddy Sneakers is made possible through the heart-felt gifts of forward-thinking foundations and individual donors.

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Camp Muddy Sneakers

WNC Day Camp Registration is OPEN

The adventure continues in summer 2016!  Through hands-on experiential learning, our campers gain a deep understanding of the natural world.

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22 Schools

We bring an field-based, experiential format to teaching 5th grade science for 22 schools and counting. Learn more »


9 Years

The 2016-2017 school year marks our 9th year of outdoor science programming. Learn more »


2 States

We serve a growing number of school districts across the North Carolina and South Carolina. Learn more »


90th Percentile

Passing rates for our students are into the mid-90th percentile and 20% above the state average. Learn more »

Testimonials

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Each $50 donation sponsors one student’s participation in Muddy Sneakers for a full school year! Learn more »
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