Five elementary students participated in a Future Chefs Competition jointly sponsored by the Hendry County School Board and Sodexo Food Service that was held Tuesday, March 15, at Upthegrove Elementary School. Students had to submit recipes for healthy breakfasts. Participants, all from Country Oaks Elementary School, included Devin Boe, Spaced Out Sausage Saucers; Levi Watson, Grilled Egg Sandwich; Shawn Boe, Aloha Breakfast Pizza; Emorie Anderson, Healthy Happy Kid Breakfast; and Elijah Sandoval-Dean, Ham and Cheese Breakfast Muffin. First place went to Mr. Dean for his breakfast muffin. The five contestants were chosen from among students in Hendry County's elementary schools who submitted recipes.
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