The Hawkeye

Citizens aid Nourishing Network during “snowpocalyse” troubles

Citizens aid Nourishing Network during “snowpocalyse” troubles

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2019

In the midst of cold weather, warm acts of kindness melted the snow. Community members supported the Nourishing Network (NN) in its efforts to deliver weekend meals to families in the Edmonds School District (ESD). The NN was unable to meet its weekly goal of distributing food to students on Thursday, ...

School lunch program unaffected by government shutdown

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 23, 2019

The Edmonds School District (ESD) will continue providing meals for students while the federal government is shut down. As a result of the shutdown, some federal workers have been furloughed, meaning they are required to work without pay. Food & Nutrition Services (FNS) accounting specialist Dee ...

Annual changes made to free, reduced meal program

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2017

Annual adjustments have been made to the qualifications to be in the free and reduced-price school meal program, simply known as the Free and Reduced Lunch (FRL) program. This year, the maximum household income needed for students to qualify for FRL has increased. Related story: Misconceptions around free, r...

New policy, better food

Graphic created by Flynn Thomas

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2017

The Edmonds School District (ESD) has elected to stop giving out courtesy meals for the 2017-2018 school year. Instead, a student with a meal account debt can continue purchasing full meals. As of Sept. 6, no student in the ESD will have a negative meal account balance due to debts being covered with...

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