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Two Haverhill schools are planning Thanksgiving meals next week

Preparations are underway for Thanksgiving dinners for students and families at John Greenleaf Whittier and Caleb Dustin Hunking Schools. This is the fourth such annual event for Whittier and the first for Hunking, both supported by Covanta Haverhill and other local sponsors. Matt Condon, principal of Whittier, and Barbara Greenwood, special education teacher, were recently …

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Anonymous donor pledges nearly $100,000 to cover meals at Utah elementary school

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes PLEASANT GROVE — Parents of elementary school students in Manila woke up Monday to a startling email announcing that a private donor will pay for school meals for the entire school year. “This is a very generous gift that will bless many families here in Manila,” said school principal Rachelle …

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California offers free lunches to all public school students. What options exist in Utah?

A student has lunch at Midvale Middle School on Tuesday, August 16. California is the first state in the nation to provide free lunches to all public school students, but what programs exist in Utah to help students whose families might not be able to pay? (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 3-4 …

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