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What Are Arrowhead Students Eating For Lunch?

What Are Arrowhead Students Eating For Lunch?

Arrowhead’s North and South Campus school cafeterias offer breakfast and lunch for students.


At breakfast and lunch, schools must offer certain food requirements by the government. For breakfast, the school must offer grains, juice/fruit, and milk. For lunch, the school must offer meat/meat alternatives, grains, fruit, vegetables, and milk.


Arrowhead High School offers a variety of options for breakfast and lunch. The breakfast menu offers whole grain waffles, sausage, and egg on croissant, baked cinnamon rolls, and a variety of sides including a sausage patty, bananas, apple sauce, fruit juice, hash browns.


The lunch menu for the week of October 2, 2023, includes a toasty grilled cheese sandwich, jumbo crispy chicken tenders, and mashed potato chicken bowl. The menu also offers daily a la carte options for those who do not want the main menu meal.


Pizza cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches, french fries, turkey subs, and more are offered every day for those who do not want the main menu offers.


Senior Sophie Drake said, “Whenever there’s new food me and my friends try it.”


Prices vary depending on whether it is lunch or breakfast at the school cafeteria. Breakfast for students is $2.50 or .40 cents for reduced breakfast. Lunch is $3.50 or .40 cents for a reduced lunch.


Senior Sophie Nowak said, “Why are the cookies over a dollar when they are so small?”


The school cafeteria also offers drinks for students besides milk such as Kick Start, Pepsi, Starbucks coffee, Life water, Bublr, and more.


Students may also go to the school store—run by the DECA leadership team—where Arrowhead clothing and food can be bought. The store sells Pringles, Cheez-Its, Skinny Pop, Ramen, Doritos and more snack options.


The school store also offers drinks which are Arnold Palmer Celsius Gatorade and Root Beer.


Not only does the school store sell food and drinks, but they also sell candy like Tootsie pops, Fruities, Mike and Ikes, Skittles, and other candy options. “Yo Mama” frozen yogurt is also sold.


Food, drink, and candy items range from .25 cents to $3.00 in the school store.

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