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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  • Readers' Forum, Oct. 30, 2014 - Tribune Star
    ... coffee shops and lunch ... at one of the high schools. ... all the elementary kids to ... one just doesn’t cut it. ... so through early ...
    10/29/2014 - 12:31 pm | View Link
  • Julius Whittier, ex-Texas player with Alzheimer’s, files suit ... - Denver Post
    ... the San Antonio schools were ... he discovered his options ... high school coach had cut a ... could be late for lunch because ... Kids ...
    10/29/2014 - 10:50 am | View Link
  • Julius Whittier, ex-Texas player with early onset Alzheimer's, files ... - Denver Post
    ... book, but both schools had ... White kids and black kids ... he discovered his options ... his high school coach had cut a ... could be ...
    10/28/2014 - 2:39 pm | View Link
  • Letters for Oct. 29 - Portsmouth Herald
    Superintendent of Schools ... their health care options. ... has already been cut through ... protecting my grand kids and ... students ...
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  • Ensuring Adequate Time to Eat - California, State of
    The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids ... to student preference Cut up ... Time to Eat Schools can observe their lunch service to ... and point of sale ...
    10/27/2014 - 7:13 am | View Link
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  • Neshaminy formally unveils plan to place fifth graders in middle schools, residents overwhelmingly demand school board ...
    NESHAMINY - More than 200 residents packed the auditorium at the school board’s October 14 work session to express their resounding opposition to a proposal which calls for moving fifth graders into the district’s three middle schools starting next school year.
    10/31/2014 - 6:50 am | View Link
  • Julius Whittier, ex-Texas player with early onset Alzheimer's, files potentially monumental class action suit against ...
    Julius Whittier in his Dallas law office in 2001 (Terry Frei, Denver Post)Julius Whittier, the Texas Longhorns' first African-American football letterman, is suffering from early onset
    10/29/2014 - 2:29 am | View Link
  • School lunches are healthier, but are kids eating them?
    We all know we are supposed to eat balanced, healthy meals, right? That means having the right proportions of fruits, vegetables, grains, dairy and proteins.
    10/27/2014 - 6:09 am | View Link
  • Smaller, health-conscious portions prompt sales declines in school cafeterias
    Hungry teens and food service managers find fault with the new nutrition guidelines for a la carte items in school cafeterias.
    10/25/2014 - 8:35 pm | View Link
  • Eight battle for two seats on county board of education
    Two incumbents and six newcomers are vying for two seats on the five-member Davidson County Board of Education in the general election.
    10/21/2014 - 5:04 pm | View Link
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  • Neshaminy formally unveils plan to place fifth graders in middle schools, residents overwhelmingly demand school board reject it
    Every grade also would have a separate lunch period, and students would have seating assignments ... Hancock presented three different options for the school board to consider, each with its own cost. If all the group’s recommendations were implemented ...
    10/19/2014 - 10:10 am | View Link
  • Across Manatee County, cafeterias celebrate National School Lunch week
    Christian's appearance behind the lunch ... "Kids are way more trendy now. They're very educated." Students choose their meals, so they're not forced to take food they do not want to eat, which helps cut down waste. Many students embrace the healthy ...
    10/17/2014 - 5:03 am | View Link
  • Schools cutting down on spreading of cafeteria germs
    The Escambia County School District is changing their procedures to cut down ... what was for lunch at Sherwood Elementary Tuesday afternoon. After the students wash their hands they head to the lunch line and help themselves to several options.
    10/14/2014 - 1:56 pm | View Link
  • Cut out junk food ads in schools, government says
    WASHINGTON (AP) — It's not just about what America's kids are getting in the lunch line. The Obama administration is moving to phase out junk food advertising on football scoreboards and elsewhere on school grounds — part of a broad effort to combat ...
    02/25/2014 - 1:02 pm | View Link
  • Albemarle County Schools Offer Healthier Lunch Options
    When students head back on Wednesday, they'll have plenty of new options ... and healthier menu looks to cut the fat content in half for some foods. The changes also meet other standards required by the National School Lunch Program.
    08/22/2011 - 9:10 am | View Link
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  • Lunch Program
    The Issaquah School District participates in the National School Lunch Program. We serve meals that are convenient, economical and healthy. Our menus are designed to ...
    10/31/2014 - 3:12 am | View Website
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  • School meal
    A school lunch (also known as hot lunch or school dinner) is a meal, typically in the middle of the school day, provided to students at school. Trends, nutritional ...
    10/30/2014 - 9:57 pm | View Website
  • National School Lunch Act
    The Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (79 P.L. 396, 60 Stat. 230) is a United States federal law that created the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) to ...
    10/30/2014 - 11:34 am | View Website
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