In this undated photo, students at Willmar Senior High move through the lunch line in the cafeteria. The district has announced that students with no money in their lunch accounts will no longer have their lunch trays taken from them. Tribune photo
Willmar School District decides to stop denying meals to kids who have empty lunch accounts
WILLMAR — There will be no more tray-pulling in Willmar schools.
Students with no money in their lunch accounts will no longer have their lunch trays taken from them in front of their classmates.
“We decided we’re not going to take trays away from kids, and we’re going to work harder to try to get in touch with their parents,” Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard said Wednesday.
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