Nutrition

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Summer Meal Programs Continue in Public Schools

Children need healthy meals to grow and learn. Summertime is no exception! The Texas Department of Agriculture’s Summer Meal Programs ensure that all children 18 and under have access to nutritious meals all summer long.  The service is offered at no cost to families, and there are multiple meal pick up sites near you. How …

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School Lunch Heroes Save the Day

North East ISD School Lunch Heroes really DO wear capes! Our schools honor dedicated nutrition staff on School Lunch Hero Day Why do we Observe School Lunch Heroes Day? Lunch is many students’ favorite time of the day.  They get to relax, socialize, and recharge for the second half of the school day.  Public school …

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Celebrating National School Lunch Week

-by Trina Pruitt, parent and Go Public contributor I love cooking for my family.  It is therapeutic for me to read cookbooks and experiment with food.  I am always looking up healthy recipes for kids and healthy food near me.  I follow food trends like the Keto diet and Paleo diet, as well as trending …

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North East ISD Students Surprise Cafeteria Staff

North East ISD counselor Vera Perez and her summer school students adopted a nutrition staff.  The students surprised the El Dorado Elementary School cafeteria staff with gifts of appreciation. “Our class wanted to rise to the challenge and to take a moment to spread kindness for someone else,” said Perez. “Our schools have staff members on the frontlines …

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November Signals a Good Time to Reflect on Our Health and Nutrition

NOVEMBER SIGNALS A GOOD TIME TO REFLECT ON OUR HEALTH AND NUTRITION As we head into November, we wanted to mention the importance of health and nutrition. Our San Antonio ISDs celebrate in many ways, but did you know they participate in National School Lunch Week? This year Oct 14-18 was desginated as School Lunch …

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