Tag Archives: School Lunch

What French kids eat for school lunch

I have to admit that I read this article while I was hungry but the lunches served at the French school in this article look yummy!  Read here to see what French students eat, how much recess they get and other ways they get exercise throughout the school day as well as suggestions on how to bring the ideas home to the United States.


Parent Workshop on Health and Wellness – May 22, 2014

The Health and Wellness Advisory Committee will present a Parent Forum with information on the Health of the Kingston City School District on Thursday May 22, 2014.

Parent Workshop on Health and Wellness
Date:  Thursday May 22, 2014
Time:  6:00pm – 7:00pm
Location:  M. Clifford Miller Middle School

Presenters include:  Maureen Bowers, Christine Downs, Ed Carelli, Brian Martin, and Glen Maisch

Topics include:

  • Information on our Health and Wellness Policy and some of the regulations that impact our district will be introduced
  • Information on obesity rates in the United States will be shared
  • Information on Fitness and Health as it related to Academic Success and Graduation Rates
  • Information on our Food Service and the USDA

Plus Physical Activity Breaks with Glen Maisch and Christine Downs


Note:  an article for this parent forum was posted briefly on the district website on Tuesday May 20, 2014 and an article has been posted on the district facebook page since Tuesday May 20.  The forum is also listed on the district calendar – not sure how long it has been on the calendar.