Storm Lake School Board Approves Free District-Wide Breakfast Program

The Storm Lake School Board on Wednesday approved a free breakfast program district-wide.

Superintendent Dr. Stacey Cole said the district received information approximately a week ago about possibly being able to offer the program…(audio clip below :22 )

The free breakfast program is retroactive to the start of the school year, so any students that previously paid for breakfast will be reimbursed.

Board member Melea Raveling said it’s great to offer the program, but hopes a free lunch program can be added as well. Dr. Cole said free lunch is offered in some Iowa communities…(audio clip below :10 )

Board member Steven Mills said he likes having a free breakfast program to help students start the day on a good note.