Mornings can be really crazy…the alarm doesn’t go off…the kids don’t want to get up…there’s no time to eat breakfast before the bus comes…or they’re just not ready to eat. Or maybe your teenager grabs a can of soda and a candy bar on the way to school. If this sounds like your house, we have good news for you.
Breakfast is served at school!
School breakfast will give your child a healthy start to the day, including key vitamins and nutrients for a strong and healthy body.
Breakfast at school is affordable, too. If you qualify for free and reduced price meals, you also qualify for the breakfast program, with no additional paperwork. You can’t find a healthy breakfast at such a low cost anywhere else. Our Breakfast cost is $1.50 for full price and $.30 for those who qualify for reduced meal benefits.
Help your child start the day right with school breakfast!
Breakfast at school has manybenefits!
… Packed with good nutrition
… Linked to improved academic performance
… Available at a free, reduced, or paid price
… Available every day of the school year
Breakfast has academic benefits!
*Eating breakfast has been shown to help improve math, reading, and standardized test scores
*Breakfast helps improve attentiveness, problem-solving skills, and memory
*Children who eat school breakfast are likely to have fewer absences and incidents of tardiness than those who do not
*Consumption of breakfast improves children's performance on demanding mental tasks and improves their reaction to frustration
Breakfast has nutritionalbenefits!
ÞAdolescents who eat breakfast tend to have a lower body mass index (BMI)
ÞStudies have shown that children who eat breakfast on a regular basis are less likely to be overweight
ÞEating breakfast provides important nutrients, vitamins, and minerals
ÞEating breakfast as a child is important for establishing healthy habits later in life