Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences Farmstand comes to the northwest side.

Produce, Crafts and Honey from the Ag School are favorites of the Mt. Greenwood and Beverly communities For the summer of 2009, CHSAS will be a weekly presence at the Eli’s Cheesecake/Wright College Farmers Market. Scott Simon of NPR highlighted the students and programs recently on NPR Weekend Edition Saturday.

Students at Chicago’s High School for Agricultural Sciences learn from farming livestock and crops, but they also train for several other careers. Ag High’s curriculum includes subjects such as English, history and science, along with classes literally taught in the field.