Santa Monica school parents want stop to Breakfast in the Classroom
The food fight over Breakfast in the Classroom rages on as another LA Unified school is attempting to kill the program before it gets started. A group of parents at Paul Revere Charter Middle School in Santa Monica is petitioning the district for a waiver from the morning meal program next year, claiming that it’s...
By Vanessa Romo | March 13, 2015
New flexibility for LA Unified’s breakfast in the classroom
A successful program aimed at providing free classroom breakfast to low-income students in Los Angeles Unified has quietly made a change: it will now allow schools with more affluent populations to use alternative approaches to feeding kids in the morning. Part of a national school breakfast program, LAUSD’s “Breakfast in the Classroom” (BIC) is funded...
By Yana Gracile | June 12, 2014