#7 School breakfast program in the US
#2 Large school food program in Texas
Children at Risk recognized Dallas ISD to be 2nd among large school districts and 12th among all districts, with 75% of eligible students participating in school lunch and 63% participating in breakfast.
Texas has over 3 million low-income students that qualify for free or reduced-price school meals through federal programs such as the National School Lunch Program. The Texas School Food Rankings where announced to recognize the schools that are doing an excellent job at ensuring Texas' students are getting nutritious meals throughout the day.
The ranking analysis evaluates how districts across Texas provide meals to low-income school children, by focusing on meal participation rates and after-school meal programs offered in each district.
2017 -2018 Excellence in Summer Meals Gold Sponsor
Best of the Bunch local produce award