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At the Porterville Unified School board meeting on August 8 Harmony Magnet Academy sophomore Alex Ramos was recognized for his help over the s…

Two years ago Steve McCracken, Special Services teacher at Terra Bella Elementary school, planted a vegetable and rose garden that he uses to teach students from kindergarten to multi-age classes (grades 3,4 and 5 in the same classroom) throughout the school year. 

“We do so many cool things at the school,” he said on Wednesday, May 8. “The garden is a group effort by community volunteers. We are working on ELD (English Language Development) classes and students from Carl F. Smith Middle School come and help our younger students. I incorporate history, social studies, math, and science in my lessons for the students in the garden.”