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National School Lunch Week at IDEA Public Schools

October 15-19 is National School Lunch Week (NSLW), and IDEA is celebrating in a big way! This annual celebration raises awareness about the availability of the National School Lunch Program.  NSLW is a chance to increase lunch participation and give our community visibility of our healthy school lunch program.  Every day we are doing something to promote eating a healthy lunch in a creative way. 

IDEA's Southern Louisiana region will celebrate with the...

IDEA Hotline Launched

The IDEA Hotline is now available.

The safety and care of our Team & Family is of utmost importance, and the introduction of the IDEA Hotline will allow us to respond to urgent campus and headquarter issues in a timely manner. This phone number is designated for anonymous tips submissions regarding safety concerns, staff misconduct, or child abuse related to our campuses, headquarters and regional offices. This service is only accessibly by...

National Taco Day: Taco-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

It's National Taco Day!  As a recent National Healthy Schools Award winner, and part of IDEA’s Healthy Kids Here initiative, we have created a nutritious taco recipe from our latest Healthy Kids Here Cookbook! Bon appétit!

Taco-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients:

1 pound ground lean turkey8 ounces low sodium refried beans1 cup canned, no salt added yellow corn, drained1 medium onion, finely dices2 tablespoons taco seasoning4 medium sweet po...