School Year Classes

Nearly 5,500 elementary students (K-5th grade) participate in the Farm’s environmental education program each school year. Volunteer teaching docents lead small groups of students through the farm and garden, the surrounding wilderness preserve, and a replica Ohlone Village.

Classes Offered:

  • Farm and Garden (K, 1st grade) 
  • Fleece and Milk (1st grade)
  • Life Science Hike (2nd grade and up)
  • Ohlone Habitat (3rd & 4th grade) 

View Class Descriptions for more information. Free busing and tuition may be available to qualifying schools.

For scheduled classes, please review the 2019-20 Deer Hollow Farm Teacher's Packet.


Thank you for your interest in attending the Deer Hollow Farm environmental education school year program.  Our registration forms are now online! Click here to submit a 2019-20 School Year Registration Form. A lottery system will be used during the registration process, your Registration Form will act as your lottery ticket and must be submitted by Thursday, September 5 at 5:00 pm. Registrations received after 5:00 p.m. on September 5 will be placed on a waitlist.

A Registration Form must be completed for each trip to Deer Hollow Farm.  A maximum of 70 students are allowed per visit. If you are planning to register more than 70 students please complete an additional form.

For additional questions please contact Deer Hollow Farm at (650) 903-6430 or email