Fresh Network Schools

Over 250 elementary schools and parent-teacher organizations in the greater Portland metro area were invited to apply for the Fresh Network Grant Program. Winning schools receive free copies of our family health magazine for parents, elementary FRESH, throughout the school year to send home in students’ backpacks. Schools also receive a grant for a health or wellness related project.

Here are all 9 of our 2016-2017 Fresh Network Grant Program winners!

Barnes Elementary

13730 SW WALKER ROAD BEAVERTON, OR 97005-1016

School District: Beaverton
Number of Students: 650
Fresh Network Grant Project: An outdoor gardening mentorship program that will provide students with both nutritional and environmental education.
View Barnes Elementary's Magazines

Bilquist Elementary

15708 Southeast Webster Road, Portland, OR, United States

School District: North Clackamas
Number of Students: 460
Fresh Network Grant Project: 
Replacing the current sawdust-and-traffic-cone walking track with a paved walking track that will be usable in all weather. Most of the streets in the neighborhood don't have sidewalks, so this will benefit the whole community.
View Bilquist Elementary's Magazines

Bridgeport Elementary

5505 Southwest Borland Road, Tualatin, OR, United States

School District: Tigard-Tualatin
Number of Students: 500
Fresh Network Grant Program:
Bridgeport Community Garden, an outdoor gardening program for the whole school.
View Bridgeport Elementary's Magazines

 

Lot Whitcomb Elementary

7400 SE Thompson Rd, Milwaukie, OR, United States

School District: North Clackamas
Number of Students: 460
Fresh Network Grant Project: School garden. Students grow produce, which is used in school lunches and also sold at a youth mercado (farmer's market), giving older students a chance to learn business skills.
View Lot Whitcomb Elementary's Magazines

Minter Bridge Elementary

1750 SE Jacquelin Dr, Hillsboro, OR, United States

School District: Hillsboro
Number of Students: 513
Fresh Network Grant Project: Either fitness equipment OR a walking path around the field with activity stations (TBD).
View Minter Bridge Elementary's Magazines

Mount Scott Elementary

11201 SE Stevens Rd, Happy Valley, OR, United States

School District: North Clackamas
Number of Students: 400
Fresh Network Grant Project: Week-long anti-bullying program "Three Strikes, You're Awesome" by W.E. C.A.R.E. (Working Enthusiastically for Constructive Activities Releasing Energy). Kids develop empathy, trust and character while increasing ocular movement skills during awesome striking activities. 
View Mount Scott Elementary's Magazines

Orenco Elementary

22550 NW Birch St, Hillsboro, OR, United States

School District: Hillsboro
Number of Students: 690
Fresh Network Grant Project: NutriPlay games for PE classes to enjoy. These activities combine movement, nutrition education and fun in a team-based format.
View Orenco Elementary's Magazines

Terra Linda Elementary

1998 NW 143rd Ave, Portland, OR 97229, United States

School District: Beaverton
Number of Students: 430
Fresh Network Grant Project: Jog-a-thon, which funds enrichment programs throughout the school year.
View Terra Linda Elementary's Magazines

Washington Elementary

777 East Lincoln Street, Woodburn, OR, United States

School District: Woodburn
Number of Students: 600
Fresh Network Grant Program: Expanding the school garden so all students can participate.
View Washington Elementary's Magazines


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