Menus for the week of March 2, 2009

Here is a list of school lunches being served at area schools for the week beginning March 2. Milk available with all lunches.

Independence elementary schools

Monday: Chicken/noodles, green beans, sliced peaches, sugar cookie. Tuesday: Soft beef taco/lettuce, Mexicali rice, steamed broccoli, mixed fruit. Wednesday: Cheese pizza, tossed salad, peas/carrots, orange wedges. Thursday: Shrimp poppers or egg roll, fried rice, steamed broccoli, strawberries/bananas. Friday: Hamburger or cheeseburger, baked Cheetos, carrot sticks/ranch, apple dippers/caramel dip.

Independence secondary schools
Available daily: Cold sandwich, salads, a la carte and Grill Line.

Monday: Fish sandwich, chicken nuggets, hot dog/bun, cheeseburger, hamburger, macaroni/cheese, carrot sticks/ranch, spiced apples. Tuesday: Chicken taco salad, beef nachos, grilled cheese sandwich, ham/cheese pocket, Spanish rice, southwest vegetable sauté, grapes. Wednesday: Spicy chicken strips, country fried steak, hamburger, cheeseburger, chicken patty/bun, mashed potatoes/gravy, broccoli Normandy, orange wedges. Thursday: Beef lasagna, barbecue rib/bun, cheese sticks/marinara sauce, pepperoni pizza, tossed salad, corn, cherry gelatin, mixed fruit. Friday: Pepperoni/cheese calzone, cheese pizza, hamburger, cheeseburger, deli sandwich, veggie dippers/ranch, strawberries/bananas, brownie.

Blue Springs schools
Available daily K-5: Peanut butter/jelly sandwich, offerings bar, and fruit and vegetable bar.
Available daily 6-12: Fruit and vegetable bar, offerings bar, deli bar, grilled sandwich zone and sub zone.

Monday: Lasagna or pizza sticks, tossed salad, green beans, red velvet cake. Tuesday: Hamburger or cheeseburger, baked beans. Wednesday: French toast sticks/little smokies or cheese bites, mandarin oranges, munchie mix. Thursday: Chicken nuggets or steak fingers, mashed potatoes, green beans. Friday: Pepperoni pizza or grilled cheese sandwich, tossed salad, corn, fruit cocktail.

Fort Osage schools

Monday: Beef ravioli, tossed salad/dressing, Texas toast, peas, peach cup. Tuesday: Cheeseburger/bun, lettuce/tomato, onion/pickle, tater tots, vegetables/dip, fruit yogurt. Wednesday: Pepperoni pizza, combination salad/dressing, corn banana. Thursday: Country fried beef steak, mashed potatoes/country gravy, roll, green beans, mixed fruit salad. Friday: Shrimp poppers/cocktail sauce, tater tots, corn, chocolate chip cookie.

Grain Valley schools

Monday: Spaghetti/meatballs, breadstick, broccoli cuts, sliced peaches. Tuesday: Breakfast sausage pizza, sausage links, hash brown potatoes, apple wedges. Wednesday: Barbecue rib sandwich, tossed salad, pineapple tidbits, juice bar. Thursday: Hot dog, potato tots, green beans. Friday: Cheese pizza, corn, sliced pears, ice cream sandwich.

Oak Grove schools
No menus available.

Lee’s Summit elementary schools
Available daily: Baked potato entree, yogurt entree and peanut butter/jelly.

Monday: Beef ravioli or pancakes/sausage, cheesy hash brown potatoes, rosy pears. Tuesday: Southwest wrap or pretzel/cheese, potato rounds, grapes, apple. Wednesday: Chicken fried steak or chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, broccoli, roll, apricots. Thursday: Cheeseburger/bun or barbecue pork/bun, baked beans, baked chips, mandarin oranges. Friday: Chili dog or shrimp poppers, tri-taters, green beans, sliced peaches.

Lee’s Summit middle schools
Available daily: Peanut butter/jelly, assorted fruit and juice, side salads, shape-up bars and carrot sticks.

Monday: Cheeseburger/bun or french toast/sausage, broccoli/rice casserole, glazed carrots, fruit crisp. Premier entree: Popcorn chicken. Tuesday: Chicken strips or spaghetti/meatsauce, french bread, tater tots, peas. Premier entree: Specialty pizza. Wednesday: Corn dog nuggets or grilled cheese sandwich, tomato soup, corn, baked chips. Premier meal: Spicy chicken patty/bun. Thursday: Chicken nuggets or country fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, strawberries, roll. Premier entree: Specialty pizza. Friday: Cheese pizza or chicken patty/bun, tri-taters, broccoli. Premiere entree: Shrimp poppers.

Lee’s Summit high schools
Available daily: Peanut butter/jelly, cold meat sandwich, chef salad, baked potato and yogurt. Cheeseburgers available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

Monday: Pizza or chicken patty/bun, cheesy hash brown potatoes, mixed vegetables, assorted fruit. Tuesday: Chili/crackers or corn dog nuggets, french fries, sweet potato casserole, green beans. Wednesday: Soft chicken taco or burrito, Spanish rice, refried beans, corn. Thursday: Chicken fried steak or chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes/gravy, broccoli, roll, fruit crisp. Friday: Pizza, barbecue chicken/bun or fish/bun, tater tots, glazed carrots.

Raytown elementary schools
Daily: Garden salad, juice drink and seconds on fruits/vegetables (except potatoes).

Monday: Burrito or beef soft taco, refried beans, mixed vegetables, mandarin oranges. Tuesday: Mini turkey corn dogs or barbecue pork sandwich, vegetables/dip, cinnamon apples. Wednesday: Chicken/noodles dinner or egg roll/fried rice, steamed broccoli, rosy applesauce, sherbet. Thursday: Steak nuggets or chicken drumstick, roll, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, pineapple. Friday: Pancake wrap or cheese omelet, muffin, potato smiles, strawberries/bananas.

Raytown middle schools
Available daily: Chef salad, garden salad, pizza, deli sandwich, yogurt, juice drink and seconds on fruits/vegetables (except potatoes).

Monday: Beef ravioli or Mozzarella sticks, lettuce salad, California vegetables, pineapple. Tuesday: Macaroni and cheese/little smokies or fish nuggets, peas, gelatin/fruit, ice cream. Wednesday: French toast sticks or cheese omelet, sausage, potato smiles, spiced apples. Thursday: Barbecue beef/bun or corn dog, corn, strawberries, chocolate cake. Friday: Chicken fajita or nachos, Spanish rice, refried beans, mandarin oranges.

Raytown high schools
Available daily: Chef salad, garden salad, yogurt, pizza, nachos, deli sandwich, juice drink and seconds on fruits/vegetables (except potatoes).

Monday: Chicken burrito, hot dog or chicken sandwich, California vegetables, strawberries/bananas, ice cream. Tuesday: Shrimp poppers, orange chicken or cheeseburger, fried rice, vegetables/dip, cinnamon apples. Wednesday: Chicken drummies, macaroni and cheese/little smokies or chicken sandwich, peas, mixed fruit, cookie. Thursday: Chicken nuggets or country baked steak or grilled chicken sandwich, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, pears. Friday: Barbecue pork sandwich, toasted cheese sandwich or cheeseburger, french fries, mixed vegetables, gelatin/fruit.

Compiled by Jillayne Ritchie