User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
TV Banner
News : Lunch Price Increase For Trenton R-9 District
Posted by Randy on 2013/7/9 19:20:00 (639 reads) News by the same author

Lunch prices will increase to keep the Trenton R-9 school district in compliance with federal guidelines for the school lunch program.

Click to see original Image in a new window



The board of education last evening accepted a recommendation to increase student and adult lunch prices by one dime for the coming school year.


That sets the rates at a dollar-70 for Rissler; a dollar-95 at the middle and high schools; and two-35 for an adult.

Calculations developed by the U-S-D-A determined Trenton is required to increase lunch prices by eight cents to meet compliance. There's no change in prices for the school breakfast.

Dennis Gutshall reported Trenton is among the first group of schools to be reviewed during the coming year by (the state) department of elementary and secondary education on meeting nutritional food service guidelines of U-S-D-A.

Related to those new guidelines is a significant increase in price for bakery products. The board accepted a bid from Trenton HyVee for the bakery products.As one example, Gutshall reported the required (53%) whole grain wheat bread will now cost a dollar-68 per loaf when a dollar and five cents was paid last year.

Among other bids, the board voted to continue with current suppliers: Prairie Farms of Brookfield for dairy products and MFA Oil of Trenton for number two diesel.

A surplus I-Mac computer was sold to Dustin Etter for 125 dollars. The board rejected nine other bids as too low and will likely include the computers in a surplus property auction.

The annual tax levy hearing will start the egular August 13th board meeting.

M-S-B-A language clarifications were accepted on four policies related to the federal affordable care act affecting school employees.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/9/2 12:45:40 - Colon, Crow Among KC Royals Called Up From Northwest Arkansas
2014/9/2 12:28:24 - Gilman City Coaches Shows For Tuesday, 9/2/14
2014/9/2 10:20:00 - Grundy R-5 Coaches Shows For Wednesday, 9/3/14
2014/9/2 10:05:46 - Tri-County Coaches Shows For Tuesday, 9/2/14
2014/9/2 10:02:50 - Economic Development, Poker Run Topic Of Open Line
2014/9/2 6:29:02 - ATV And Tractor Pulls Rescheduled At Mercer Homecoming
2014/9/2 6:22:58 - Two Injured In Separate Accidents
2014/9/2 5:00:00 - Livingston County Authorities Investigate Daytime Burglary
2014/9/2 4:46:12 - Man Injured By Gunfire, Stray Bullet Hits 10-Year-Old Girl Inside Home
2014/9/2 4:41:12 - Siblings Arrested For Incest In Effingham County Church Parking Lot
2014/9/2 4:33:32 - Police: Women Smuggled Stolen Watches In Vaginas
2014/9/2 4:26:45 - Measles Vaccine May Have Cured Woman's Cancer
2014/9/2 4:22:38 - Missouri Ballot Features Teacher Evaluation Change
2014/9/2 4:13:04 - THS Foundation Reorganizes
2014/9/2 4:05:19 - Coroner: Mom, 3 Kids Among 5 Killed In Plane Crash
2014/9/2 4:00:51 - Multiple Agencies Respond In Chillicothe Sunday
2014/9/1 13:43:31 - KC Royals Announce Flurry Of September Call-Ups
2014/8/30 0:20:00 - Lexington Runs Over Trenton, 34-6
2014/8/29 16:07:54 - "Kaleidoscope Run" To Start Homecoming Week At THS
2014/8/29 15:51:13 - Trenton, In Return To Class 2, To Host District 16 Softball Tournament
2014/8/29 15:40:00 - Trenton Golfers Take Fifth Place At Lafayette Tournament
2014/8/29 15:32:52 - Drive One For Your School Event To Raise Money For Three Area School Districts
2014/8/29 15:27:34 - Princeton Chamber To Meet Concerning Cow Palace Repairs
2014/8/29 15:23:47 - NFL Suspends Former Mizzou Standout Aldon Smith For Nine Games
2014/8/29 15:21:23 - KC Chiefs Lose Preseason Finale, 34-14 At Green Bay
2014/8/29 15:00:00 - KC Royals Claim Veteran Jayson Nix Off Waivers
2014/8/29 10:05:43 - Lawson Softball Tips Chillicothe, 3-2
2014/8/29 9:51:45 - Truman State Hoops Coach Leaves For Pro Job
2014/8/29 9:50:00 - CHS Lady Hornet Volleyball Opens Season With Sweep Of Trenton
2014/8/29 9:40:04 - Softball Scoreboard : Gallatin Tips Milan 2-1



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM