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School District Trying New Lunch Menu Without Federal Guidelines

The 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.

09/03/2014

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Suburban School District Drops Out Of Federal Lunch Program

It 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.

05/08/2014