School lunches by the numbers
Here is a look at some of the food items the Edmonds School District purchased in October 2011. October was a typical month for the district, with 20 days that they served breakfast and lunch. During that period, they served 48,195 breakfasts and 135,880 lunches. (Information courtesy of the Edmonds School District.)
Above, students dig-in to the salad bar during lunch at Hillcrest Elementary School in Lake Stevens.
(Mark Mulligan / The Herald)