Minnesota Success Stories
Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but for many parents and school teachers, it can also be the most challenging to get children to eat. Luckily, the students and staff at Riverside Central Elementary have found a solution to that challenge.
It doesn’t matter if you win or lose, the old saying goes, but how you play the game. Still, the taste of victory can be pretty sweet. As the students at Sunnyside Elementary School recently discovered, healthy competition can serve as a great motivator, especially when boys are pitted against girls.
Three days a week, students at John Metcalf Junior High School in Burnsville, Minnesota have the option of purchasing a heart healthy sandwich or salad for lunch, thanks to the new portable food cart at their school’s cafeteria.