• The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has asked districts and charter schools to self-report the daily number of meals they are serving to the school communities and the number of students receiving school-age care.
  • The final count over the third week of distance learning, with about 363 school districts and charter schools reporting, are:
    • 1,695,756 meals served
    • 6,430 average school-age students cared for each day
  • The combined total for the first three weeks of distance learning, with about 347 school districts and charter schools reporting, are:
    • 4,596,376 meals served
    • 6,101 average school-age students cared for each day
  • More information can be found on the MDE’s website.