Purpose of Breakfast in the Classroom: Feed as many children in Joplin a good breakfast.
Current buildings participating- West Central, McKinley, Jefferson, Irving, Soaring Heights
Rumor- All schools will have BiC by end of the year.
NOT TRUE. BiC will only be in schools that the teachers and the principal have decided to roll it out with training.
Does the class have to eat "in the classroom"? No. Many buildings may want to move K-1 to cafeteria. This is a flexible seating program.
What is the requirements for the food?
Food must be 2 grains, 1/2 C Fruit or vegetable. carton of milk.
Our meeting was very productive. Principals discussed the issue during their principal's meeting in the morning. We will revisit the discussion after more research is made.