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Springfield schools offer advice to keep kids learning on break

12/20 17:38 Anonymous 0

Children will soon be sleeping in and celebrating with family during winter break but Springfield school principals remind parents that learning shouldn’t stop outside of school.All Clark County students, besides Springfield City School District students, begin their winter break vacation Thursday, Dec.

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$2,500 donation will promote better food choices in Hudsonville schools

12/15 23:48 Anonymous 0

A donation from SpartanNash Foods (Family Fare) and Uncle Ben's Rice will be used to introduce new selections at Hudsonville school campus cafeterias and also to educate students about better food choices.Lindsey O'Gorman, director of the culinary arts program, based at the Hudsonville Freshman Campus, said, "The Uncle Ben's brand is partnering with organizations like SpartanNash that share their dedication to promoting nutrition education, wholesome food choices, and helping students to incorporate ingredients like fruits and vegetables into their diets.

Vegan Menu Options Added to 35 LA Schools in 2018

Vegan Menu Options Added to 35 LA Schools in 2018

12/15 12:33 Anonymous 0

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) launched a pilot program adding plant-based items to lunch menus in September, 2017.Beginning in 2018, there will be 10 menu items added to cafeterias in 35 schools across the district.

Farm to School grant helps schools source food locally

Farm to School grant helps schools source food locally

12/10 05:02 Anonymous 0

David Burton(Photo: Submitted photo)The Hollister School District and Springfield Catholic Schools are now working together as part of a new two-year farm to school grant.Their goal is to increase local food procurement for school meal programs and to expand educational activities on agriculture and gardening.

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Schools donate almost 6,700 pounds of food

12/08 02:15 Anonymous 0

Eleven local schools collected 6,678 pounds of food during the second annual School Food Drive for Hunger Challenge.The food drive challenge was a partnership between Georgia Mountain Food Bank and Smile Doctors Braces by Wilson Orthodontics.

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Kimchi for kids? Minneapolis schools say, you bet

11/21 02:59 Anonymous 0

Three times each school year, Minneapolis elementary and middle school lunchrooms transform into taste-testing sites.The same strategy plays out nationally in lunchrooms from Florida to Ohio to Texas as schools expand food territory beyond usual kid appetites.