National Lunch Program - Informative Paper
Informative Paper / Revision
Juan Diego VII Becerra
Doctor Ronnie Davis
November 16th, 2015
The National Breakfast and Lunch Program The National School Lunch Program, between many other food-for-school related Federal programs, have a direct reimbursement formula for the schools that participate in the exchange of these type of healthy meals. The more the schools do in providing better meals, the higher the reimbursement and award will be. The programs have actually improved drastically in the way it operates and how it has already demonstrated improvement into the children’s health.
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The National School Lunch and School Breakfast program have been recently redesigned to match the USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Recent changes and upgrades in the system force the participating schools to make sure there is enough distribution of fruits and vegetables, fat-free and low sodium contents, and whole grain derivatives for the children. The decision of what is being served is decided by the local school food authorities. The federal government decides who is