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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    09/10/2014 - 10:00 am | View Link
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  • Ithaca City Schools food service has eye on offering healthier lunch options
    These two ideas of school-served food and healthier options are becoming ... 10 times a month," Agati said. "Kids really don't need hot dogs that much, so we replaced some of those days with the bean-based entrees, and cut hot dogs down to once a month."
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