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Children, Rejoice! Chocolate Milk Returning to Fairfax Schools

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    We all remember how New Coke worked out.

    Delicious news in Fairfax County, Va.: Beginning in May, public elementary school children will be able to choose chocolate milk again.

    Shenandoah Dairy met the school system's standards with a new, low-fat chocolate milk. Fairfax County Public Schools requested the elimination of high-fructose corn syrup without adding more sugar.

    Shenandoah Dairy developed a formula, Fairfax County Public Schools said, and it passed a taste test of finicky Fairfax County students.

    The new chocolate milk will be available beginning May 2.

    Middle schools and high schools are getting the new formula, too.