FSD K-12 Spotlight

Operations

Calif. district promotes fruits and veggies by offering incentives

Students can win prizes by participating in the 20/20 Fruit and Veggie contest, which encourages healthy eating habits, officials say.

Operations

Group urges NYC mayor to satisfy campaign promise of free lunches

Mayor de Blasio has reportedly withdrawn support based on mixed results from a pilot in the city’s middle schools.

Emojis could help schools across the nation cut down on food waste, officials say.

Officials say increasing the number of cashiers in the lunch line is one way.

Amid Flint’s water crisis, Rick Jones’ three-bill package would mandate annual water testing in schools.

Officials say Silverio Capistran, administrator at Texas-based Brownsville Independent School District, had been on paid leave since Jan. 25.

Officials at Bethel School District say the meal-prep site will help cut costs and improve efficiency.

Since enforcing its controversial new policy, Kokomo High School has reduced its accrued lunch debt by $20,000.

The association is seeking reimbursement for the more than $1 billion in loans and interest owed by school districts.

The goal is not only to introduce students to healthy foods but also to save money, officials say.

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