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Survey: Fairfax students hate lunch food

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro
Published on: 
Mon, 11/18/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

The results of a seven-month survey that cost Fairfax County schools $180,000 released this week did not surprise anyone familiar with teenage eating habits: Students hate the food served at sc

Fairfax students think cafeteria food is unappetizing

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
Kate Yanchulis
Published on: 
Mon, 11/18/2013
Media Source: 
Fairfax Times

More than 80 percent of Fairfax County high school students do not see the food served in schools as appetizing, and more than 60 percent do not believe it is nutritious, according to the resul

In Fairfax school cafeterias, burgers no longer all beef patties

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro
Published on: 
Tue, 10/08/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

During the 2011-12 school year, Real Food for Kids, a Fairfax-based advocacy group, counted the replacement of additive-filled hamburgers on school lunch menus with 100 percent beef patties as

Fairfax County Public School Food Service Scraps 100% Beef Burger to Serve 26-Ingredient Burger

Published on: 
Fri, 10/04/2013
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Seven Fairfax high schools to ban sugary sodas from vending machines

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro,
Published on: 
Sat, 08/24/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

Sugary sodas will be removed from vending machines at seven Fairfax County high schools this school

Seven Fairfax high schools to ban sugary sodas from vending machines

Reporter(s)/Author(s): 
T. Rees Shapiro,
Published on: 
Sat, 08/24/2013
Media Source: 
Washington Post

Sugary sodas will be removed from vending machines at seven Fairfax County high schools this school

School Board member pushes to remove sodas from Fairfax schools

Published on: 
Mon, 02/25/2013
Media Source: 
Fairfax Times

During the 2011-12 school year, more than 430,000 soft drinks were sold from 139 vending machines based in 28 school facilities, according to the Fairfax County Public School system.

RETHINKING SCHOOL LUNCH: A planning framework from the Center for Ecoliteracy

Published on: 
Tue, 02/19/2013

By the time today’s kindergartner finishes high school, she may have eaten well over 4,000 school
meals—4,000 opportunities to strengthen her body

FCFT President Steve Greenburg Speaks about Teacher and Community Partnership

Published on: 
Thu, 11/01/2012
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