6 jolly, fast and festive holiday food ideas for K-12

Windham (Maine) Raymond School District is decking the cafeterias this month with low-cost, minimal-effort (and healthy) holiday treats for breakfast and lunch. And the best news is, it’s not just the youngest elves who get a kick out of the extra holiday cheer.

“The high school kids are just as into this as the K-5 kids,” says Jeanne Reilly, DTR, SNS, director of school nutrition at Windham (Maine) Raymond School District. “It’s just fun. Junior high and high school can be stressful, so we add some fun in a quick way as part of their meal service.” Click through to see some try-it-now ideas for that little extra touch during the season.

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