National School Lunch Program

School District Trying New Lunch Menu Without Federal GuidelinesThe state’s second largest school district has started the school year with a new look for its lunch menu, after opting out of the National School Lunch Program and forfeiting nearly $1 million in federal funding, to gain more freedom in the food it serves students.
Suburban School District Drops Out Of Federal Lunch ProgramIt might seem like a no-brainer to give kids healthier lunch options, but one suburban school district wants to keep their pizza and fries, because they don't think students will buy the healthier menu.