Report Alleges CA Districts Misused School Meal Funds

A report from the California Department of Education charges that eight school districts misused funds intended for subsidized school meals.

The California Department of Education says it has ordered eight districts to repay about $170 million to programs that offer free and reduced-price school meals after an investigation concluded that they had misspent the funds to pay for other expenses such as salaries and equipment, reports the Capitol Weekly and

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