Farm to School program grows with new center

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Farm to School program grows with new center

District 9-R kicks off school year with new food initiatives
Krista Garand, nutrition services coordinator for Durango School District 9-R, stocks the new Demon Deli at Durango High School on Monday, in preparation for the first day of school. The deli offers Durango Joe’s coffee and a grab-and-go menu featuring Boar’s Head meats and cheeses.
Dave Workman, with Kennebec Construction, inspects the walk-in freezer located within the walk-in refrigerated area of the new local food distribution facility at Durango High School.

Farm to School program grows with new center

Krista Garand, nutrition services coordinator for Durango School District 9-R, stocks the new Demon Deli at Durango High School on Monday, in preparation for the first day of school. The deli offers Durango Joe’s coffee and a grab-and-go menu featuring Boar’s Head meats and cheeses.
Dave Workman, with Kennebec Construction, inspects the walk-in freezer located within the walk-in refrigerated area of the new local food distribution facility at Durango High School.
School breakfast and lunch availability and pricing

The most up-to-date school menu information is available via NutriSlice, the district’s online interactive menu, at http://durangoschools.nutrislice.com. Here is a list of the meals being served and pricing for each grade level. The application for free and reduced meals can be found on the school district website.
Elementary schools

Breakfast: $1.25 daily, $6.25 weekly, $25 monthly


Lunch: $2.65 daily, $13.25 weekly, $53 monthly


Free breakfast and lunch are available for qualified students.
Middle schools

Breakfast: $1.50 daily, $7.50 weekly, $30 monthly


Lunch: $2.90 daily, $14.50 weekly, $58 monthly


Free breakfast and reduced-price lunch (40 cents daily, $2 weekly, $8 monthly) are available for qualified students.
High schools

Lunch only: $3.10 daily, $15.50 weekly, $62 monthly


Reduced-price lunch (40 cents daily, $2 weekly, $8 monthly) is available for qualified students.

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