Blueberry pancakes, sausage and cheese biscuits, and breakfast pizzas are just some of the options that many York County elementary school students can enjoy at their desks thanks to the school district’s “Breakfast in the Classroom” program.
November 06, 2015
The number of Virginia schools that have signed up for a federal program to feed children living in poverty has jumped by 139 percent this school year, giving more than 56,000 kids access to free lunch and breakfast.
October 28, 2015
During a visit to Perrymont Elementary School in Lynchburg, First Lady of Virginia Dorothy McAuliffe announced a 139 percent increase in the number of schools participating in the Community Eligibility Provision.
October 27, 2015
Monday morning is the most challenging time of the week at Highland View. It’s been two days since the children last were in the building, and teachers and administrators have grown to expect that their kids will bring more to school than their backpacks — especially hunger.
October 10, 2015
Beloved actor Kevin Bacon was in Northern Virginia to support an effort to get local children the nutrition and meals they need for the summer.
July 17, 2015
Summer vacation is fun and full of activity. And for the most part, it's void of school. Unfortunately for many students no school, means no food.
July 16, 2015
First Lady of Virginia Dorothy McAuliffe and San Francisco 49ers wide receiver and Virginia native, Torrey Smith, visited Hollin Meadows Elementary School in Alexandria on Tuesday, July 14 to promote the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and recognize the critical role that schools play in providing children with nutritious meals over the summer.
July 15, 2015
Virginia First Lady and NFL Player highlight Summer Food Service Program for Children.
July 15, 2015