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Westhampton Nutrition Services Director Naim Walcott (center) with Chef Mike Harpaul and a district student.

Power Players 2017: Choice leads to love at NY district

Plenty of choice and an eye to what sells in the commercial restaurant world keep the school meal program at the Westhampton Beach School District in New York popular with students, even to the point where they want the cafeteria to stay open longer.

How many public school districts participating in the National School Lunch Program get a write-up in the high school paper asking that the cafeteria be kept open longer because the food is so good? That happened recently at Westhampton Beach High, where students can choose from among a deli line featuring Boar’s Head products, a hot food line with burgers and pizza available daily and a full salad bar with a wide array of choices at lunch.

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