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Jubilee Academies Schools Celebrate National School Lunch Week

To recognize the National School Lunch Program, serving 30 million children each day, Jubilee Academies schools will celebrate National School Lunch Week from October 14-18, 2019. The theme, “School Lunch: What’s on Your Playlist,” spotlights how today’s school cafeterias are serving up healthy menu items that kids want to eat, with increased choice and customization.

National School Lunch Week will highlight the nutritious foods available daily at [Jubilee San Antonio, Jubilee Highland Hills, Jubilee Highland Park, Jubilee Westwood, Jubilee Lakeview, Jubilee Sendero, Jubilee Brownsville, Jubilee Livingway, Jubilee Harlingen, Jubilee Wells Branch schools.

“School lunches offer students fruits and vegetables, whole grains and milk, and meet federal nutrition standards limiting fat, calories and sodium,” said Angela Rodriguez, Assistant Director of Child Nutrition. “National School Lunch Week helps us educate parents and students about all the benefits of our lunch program and the appealing variety of choices in the cafeteria.”

During National School Lunch Week we will introduce new menu items that include:

  • Flavorful Wings
  • Walking Beef Tacos
  • Powerful Pasta Bowls
  • Street Corn
  • Fresh Fruit Cups
  • Fresh leafy green salads.
The federally-funded National School Lunch Program (NSLP) has been fueling students for success for more than 70 years.