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New Richmond, Somerset, and Osceola Schools Honored

Several area schools were honored recently at the Governor’s School Health Awards. The Department of Public Instruction and Governor’s Office recognize schools that have implemented programs and policies that support and promote healthy eating, physical activity, substance-free lifestyles, and parental and community involvement. Out of the 42 schools recognized statewide eight were from our area, including:

Gold Level1310Starr Elementary, New Richmond1310Hillside Elementary, New Richmond1310Paperjack Elementary, New Richmond1310New Richmond Middle School1310New Richmond High School1310Somerset Elementary School1310Somerset High School

Silver Level1310Osceola Middle School

Congratulations to these schools for their commitment to healthy students and communities!