Video: U.S. Senator Al Franken Tries Out Yummy Saint Paul Public Schools Breakfast and Lunch Food
U.S. Senator Al Franken tries out yummy Saint Paul Public Schools breakfast and lunch food during a nutrition center tour Friday. View more. 4/18/14 Pioneer Press You Tube Channel
Sen. Al Franken Pushes Nutrition for Kids and Seniors
Franken, who recently introduced legislation in the U.S. Senate to ensure students have access to school lunches, is taking U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to the Saint Paul Public Schools Nutrition Center, which prepares school meals for Saint Paul schools using local products. Read more. 4/18/14 Star Tribune
Sen. Al Franken, Sec. of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Talk About Importance of SPPS Nutrition Services
Nearly a dozen dignitaries packed the halls of the Saint Paul Public School's Nutrition Services building on Friday, April 18 for a chance to snack and talk about school meals and national school policy. Read more.
Students show off cooking skills in competion
SPPS students showed off their cooking skills and wowed judges as they participated in the first annual contest sponsored by the District's Family and consumer Science Department. Partnering with students from Saint Paul College, seven teams of middle and high school students met with celebrity chefs and showed they knew their way around a kitchen. Click here to watch the video.