School meal debt spikes in New York after loss of universal free meals

A recent survey showed that 126 school districts in the state have accumulated a total of $1,414,122.86 in current unpaid school meal debt as of March 2023.


Children's BMI scores decreased after implementation of Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, study shows

The study analyzed the Body Mass Index scores of 14,121 U.S. kids from January 2005 to March 2020.

The study found that kindergarten students who received universal free meals at school had better attendance than their peers who didn’t receive free meals.

As sustainability becomes more important to foodservice operations across the board, a recent study found that school lunches’ environmental impact may be reduced by serving less beef and more whole g...

The packaging system is biodegradable and uses techniques based on battlefield medicine.

The study compared the BMI of elementary students before and after the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act was implemented.

The School Nutrition and Meal Cost Study sheds light on how school meals have changed since standards from the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act went into place.

Students whose schools offer universal free meals feel safer both in and out of the classroom, the study reveals.

Free and reduced participation decreased nationally, but some individual states saw the opposite.

A recent study found the youngest and lowest-performing students benefitted the most.

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