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Menlo Park Elementary starts community garden

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Menlo Park Elementary has started its very own community garden. Menlo Park Elementary has started its very own community garden.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A Portland elementary school is on its way to growing a healthier future.

Menlo Park Elementary kicked off its newest project this weekend: starting its very own community garden.

The school was awarded a grant to help fill the garden with apple trees, fruiting shrubs, a bird sanctuary, and a five-senses garden.

Menlo is one of 10 schools across the United States to get the award.

The school hopes it will help students makes healthier choices when choosing their food.

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