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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    While the DMPS lunch crew is always looking for new ways to lower sugar, lower sodium and cut calories in the right spots ... "We are very aware that some of our students have other options," Miller said. "All those kids could bring cold lunches from ...
    02/10/2018 - 5:29 pm | View Link
  • Duval Board hires consultant for $480,000 to help eight at-risk schools
    Districts have several options, including letting the schools become charter ... focus groups and anonymous surveys and relied on his observations and reviews. At one school, he cut down lunch time by an hour in the daily schedule by putting more ...
    11/27/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Budget cuts have forced many Oklahoma schools to shorten to a four-day week
    I think our kids are losing out on education," said Sandy Robertson ... Only Arizona, Idaho and Utah spent less. "We've cut so much for so long that the options just are no longer there," said Deborah Gist, superintendent in Tulsa, a district that still ...
    05/27/2017 - 9:15 am | View Link
  • Army vet takes on Texas schools shaming students in lunch line
    DALLAS – At least four of the largest school districts in North Texas have practices that shame students in the lunch line. So-called shaming happens ... a loss of a job, a cut in a paycheck, a reduction in hours, those life events that happen.
    04/26/2017 - 8:29 am | View Link
  • More space, ethnic food: 8 reasons Syracuse schools are exploring 'central kitchen'
    The Syracuse City School District offers breakfast, lunch, snacks and sometimes supper to 21,000 students, plus staff, 10 months of the year. It also churns out food for city kids over the summer ... diversify its menu and cut costs.
    09/29/2016 - 10:20 pm | View Link
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    It should be painfully obvious to everyone by now that it is time to get all of our kids out of the government schools. The public school system in the United
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    MySchoolBucks is a website for parents to pay for their childs school meals using a credit or debit card. With this online service, parents can also view a childs ...
    02/13/2018 - 11:09 am | View Website
  • Cleveland County Schools
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  • 79 Paleo Diet Childrens Kid Lunch Box Ideas School -The ...
    I've put together 79 ideas for children's Paleo lunch ideas. There's no need to send your kids to school with boring packed lunches with these great options
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