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  • Chicago school bans some lunches brought from home

    04/11/2011 7:31:09 AM PDT · by yoe · 75 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | April 11, 2011 | Monica Eng and Joel Hood
    To encourage healthful eating, Chicago school doesn't allow kids to bring lunches or certain snacks from home — and some parents, and many students, aren't fans of the policyA Little Village Academy student cringes at an enchilada dish served at his school. Many students throw away their entrees uneaten and say they would rather bring food from home. The school, though, does not allow students to bring in their own lunches, unless they have a medical condition or a food allergy.
  • Chicago school bans some lunches brought from home

    04/11/2011 10:09:40 AM PDT · by CharlesThe Hammer · 14 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 4/11/2011 | Monica Eng and Joel Hood,
    To encourage healthful eating, Chicago school doesn't allow kids to bring lunches or certain snacks from home — and some parents, and many students, aren't fans of the policy. Fernando Dominguez cut the figure of a young revolutionary leader during a recent lunch period at his elementary school. "Who thinks the lunch is not good enough?" the seventh-grader shouted to his lunch mates in Spanish and English. Dozens of hands flew in the air and fellow students shouted along: "We should bring our own lunch! We should bring our own lunch! We should bring our own lunch!"