Officials: Benefits of Breakfast Showing

Posted: December 20, 2012 at 2:23 a.m.

Some administrators said they already are seeing benefits from Breakfast in the Classroom, implemented earlier this month at five Springdale elementary schools.

At A Glance

Breakfast In The Classroom

Though Breakfast in the Classroom provides free breakfasts to every student in each participating school, the vast majority of students at Springdale’s participating schools qualify for free or reduced-price meals. Here are the free and reduced-price percentages at each of those schools.

-Jones: 98 percent

-Elmdale: 93 percent

-Bayyari: 94 percent

-Parson Hills: 94 percent

-Lee: 90 percent

Source: Staff Report

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