The School Lunch

1692 Words May 23rd, 2016 7 Pages
The school lunch is currently struggling with providing healthy meals to students,many school district are still feeding foods full of fat,sugar and other ingredients which contributes to obesity therefore,some possible solution to resolve for this issue by adding a wider variety of foods to the menu limiting the amount of unhealthy foods given each week giving the students nutritional information about what they are eating. To support the solution is many schools are struggling with providing healthy to meals to students because it had been mentioned “The No. 1 meal served to children in U.S. schools is chicken fingers and French fries. Processed food is much cheaper to serve than fresh produce.”( Jen Christensen, CNN).In other words the school prefers to pay for the menu that 's cheaper and something they would likely to eat. “A 2009 study published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association found that 94 percent of school lunches failed to meet the U.S. Agriculture Department 's regulatory standards.” (Jen Christensen,CNN).To this research of information which was mention above the school board should pass a resolution to remove junk food for the school meals that they are offering.

With the money budget they had been struggling with the healthy meals they been offering which no matter how much he wants to serve children healthier food, it 's tough. Getting fresh fruits and vegetables onto lunch trays in public schools was only half the…
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