Did you Know?


DID YOU KNOW….?

food choices  

  • Children can purchase a fresh fruit or vegetable every day! Ask them about it!
  • Much of the produce in our cafeterias comes from local farms within 100 miles of Arlington. We’re hoping to get more!
  • Our breads, rolls, waffles, and French toast are made with whole wheat.
  • We serve only 100% fruit juice, water, and the milk served in our cafeterias has no growth hormones, and that includes chocolate milk!
  • In addition to yogurt, fresh fruit, and cereal, all schools that serve breakfast have a hot entree available every day.
  • You can pay for school meals online AND track what your kids eat. Visit www.myschoolbucks.com
  • Cafeterias now use biodegradable cardboard lunch trays. We said goodbye to styrofoam!
  • We’re upgrading our kitchens so meals can be freshly prepared on-site in all elementary schools
  • You can pay for school meals online AND track what your kids eat. Visit www.myschoolbucks.com

The more breakfast and lunch you buy, the more power we have to make positive changes!