Districts Cut Programs, Raise Prices to Combat Rising Costs
- New Jersey Probe Finds Employees Lied to Get Students Free Meals. // FoodService Director;9/15/2013, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on an investigation by New Jersey Comptroller Matthew Boxer, which reveals that state public employees or family members lied to obtain students free school meals.
- Parents now have online options for paying for meals. // East Bernard Express (TX);2/18/2009, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p2
The article focuses on the online payment service which allow parents to deposit money into the school meal account their children in East Bernard School District Cafeteria in East Bernard, Texas.
- Dairy, Meat Prices To Rise. // SN: Supermarket News;12/21/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 51, p19
The article reports on the possibility that food inflation will hit the U.S. in 2010 dur to increase prices of meat and dairy products.
- Idaho DOE Healthy Cookbook. // FoodService Director;9/15/2013, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on the partnership of the Idaho Department of Education with a dietitian to create the "Chef Designed School Lunch" cookbook of healthy recipes for school foodservice.
- N.J. Superintendent Rescinds Suspensions Over Pennies. // Education Week;3/12/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p4
The article reports on the reversal of detentions issued to students who protested their shortened lunch period by using pennies to pay for their lunch. The author states that the superintendent of the Readington, New Jersey public schools reversed the after school punishment for slowing the...
- New Software Helps Manage Food Allergies. Herbert, Marion // District Administration;Apr2012, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p14
The article reports that Colorado Springs, Colorado District 11 has adopted a software system, AllerSchool, that helps students to manage their food allergies in relation to school cafeteria offerings.
- Directions for Applying for Free and Reduced-Price School Meals. // Ellis County Press;8/13/2015, Vol. 24 Issue 19, p8
The article offers information on the instructions in the application for free and reduced-price school meals in Ferris Independent School District (ISD) which mention qualifications of participants and meal income eligibility guidelines.
- Pennsylvania Auditor Says Harrisburg Schools Give Him Agita. Burton, Paul // Bondbuyer.com;10/21/2015, p11
The article reports on the statement of Pennsylvania auditor Eugene DePasquale regarding the operations of the Harrisburg School District's cafeteria from 2010 to 2015.
- Why another food commodity price spike? Trostle, Ronald // Oregon Wheat;Dec2011, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p6
An excerpt from the article "Why Have Food Commodity Prices Risen Again?" by Ronald Trostle, Daniel Marti, Stacey Rosen, and Paul Westcott, that was published on the website www.ers. usda.gov/publications/wrs1103/ is presented.