School lunches

The report of Minnesota school students from low-income families being denied a hot school lunch raises a major question as to who is responsible for feeding hungry students in school. Clearly, the will of the people is that no student should go through the school day hungry. Most agree it is the responsibility of parents […]

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Fifteen percent of districts refuse children a hot meal if they cannot pay  By Tina Snell, Staff Writer For six years, Legal Aid has been advocating to prohibit the practice of denying hot lunches to low-income children who have insufficient funds in their lunch accounts. Legal Aid Attorney Jessica Webster said that about one-third of Minnesota […]

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