Schools Cut Lunch Options For Kids Who Can't Pay

Schools cut lunch options for kids who can't pay

Even as schools raise prices on meals, new guidelines under federal consideration threaten to put an added burden on an already budget-strained program.'s Alex Johnson reports.

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    02/20/2015 - 5:37 am | View Link
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  • Albemarle County Schools Offer Healthier Lunch Options
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    Students eat lunch in the Oakland High School cafeteria. To get lunch, students enter their ID number – which staff use to track free and reduced-price meals – in ...
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  • Yep, lunch is free for all students in some Florida ...
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    10/18/2013 - 5:04 am | View Website
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