HEALTHY CHOICES: Iowa Elementary School Honored

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An Iowa school will be recognized Thursday for making school lunches healthier.

Gilbert Elementary School will receive the HealthierUS School award.

The school has met strict requirements for the content of school meals. It also provides nutrition education and significant opportunities for physical activity during the school week.

The USDA Undersecretary for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services, will present Gilbert Elementary school with the Silver award.