October 8, 2002
The Newport-Mesa Unified School District offers menu choices each day at elementary schools. Students may choose a vegetarian entree. The selection varies and may be either a salad, sandwich or hot entree. School lunches are $2 each. Here's what's being served this week: TODAY Munchable Lunch Salad with fruit yogurt or two mini cheese burgers with lettuce and pickles, choice of fruit, choice of milk WEDNESDAY Munchable Lunch Salad or taco chalupa, baby carrots with ranch dip, fruit turnover, choice of milk THURSDAY Vegetarian health sandwich or chicken patty sandwich on a bun, jicama sticks with ranch dip, choice of 100% fruit juice, choice of milk FRIDAY Munchable Lunch Salad or cheese pizza, baby carrots with ranch dip, choice of fruit, choice of milk MONDAY Munchable Lunch Salad or hamburger or veggie burger on a bun with lettuce an pickles, choice of fruit, choice of milk The Munchable Lunch Salad contains tossed greens, cherry tomatoes, crackers, protein sources such as cheese, sunflower seeds, fruit yogurt and honey-roasted peanuts and dressing.