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(May 21, 2014) BOARD OF EDUCATION Willmar Public Schools - ISD 347 Willmar, MN 56201 Minutes of the School Board Work Session on April 28, 2014. Call to order by Chair, Mike Carlson, at 4:30 p.m. Members Present: Mike Carlson, Linda Mathiasen, Mike Reynolds, Jackie Saulsbury, Nate Streed, Liz VanDerBill, Laura Warne Food & Nutritional Services Annual Report - Presented by Annette Derouin, Director The Food & Nutrition Services Department collaborates with many organizations. Willmar is one of 16 high schools that is part of the University of Minnesota breakfast grant. The focus is on having high school students eat/access breakfast. Next year there will be two additions to the traditional breakfast at the high school. One is a grab and go breakfast and the other is a second chance breakfast at 9:20 am. This year MACCRAY School District was added to the Joint Agreement for Shared Services of the Food Services Director. Willmar is adding breakfast and lunch service for summer school students. The biggest change for the Food & Nutrition Services Department is that in addition to federal regulations for school breakfast and lunch program, there are new mandates taking place July 1, 2014 which will also regulate any food sold in the school during the school day.