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Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Mountain Ridge Junior High students emphasize health and fitness with a 5K fun run in Highland Wednesday, May 29, 2013.

Students and faculty at Mountain Ridge Junior High participate in a 5k fun run in Highland on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. School administrators have been emphasizing health and fitness all year long. To keep the kids energized, the school focuses on good nutrition and doesn’t have soda pop or candy vending machines. The final day of school is Thursday.