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National School Lunch Dropout Rate Is Small, USDA Reports

Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, schools, USDA, health, lunch program, study, society, food, government, interesting, news )

Carrie No
- 737 days ago -
The federal subsidized lunch program has lost 524 schools out of about 100,000 that were enlisted before the standards changed, and only 90 said they were leaving specifically because of the new meal plan requirements.

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Diana T. (1)
Friday October 4, 2013, 5:41 am
School lunches are supposed to help parents. If they can't serve appropriately decent food then where is the help there?
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