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Madrid Middle School Honored by Postal Service

Madrid Middle School’s principal, Bonnie Tanaka and Dean of Instruction, Kildare Salazar accept the Community Service Award from their very appreciative Letter Carrier.

by Michele Earle

El Monte

Madrid Middle School in the Mountain View School District was given a Community Service and Appreciation Award by the U.S. Postal Service for their contributions to the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive.  Held annually on the second Saturday in May, it is the largest one-day food drive in the nation.  Madrid was recognized for the school’s combined efforts of faculty, students and parents in helping the Letter Carriers and the Postal Service to have a successful 2014 Food Drive.  Madrid donated 1,609 pounds of food which the Postal Service delivered to local community food banks, pantries and shelters.

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