Lunes, 21 Agosto, 2017

Skip lunch line for $100? Florida school accused of 'cafeteria classism'

Florida school offers front of the lunch line passes for $100 Florida School Proposes Letting Rich Kids Cut to the Front of the Lunch Line & Outrage Ensues
Danilo Martir | 13 Agosto, 2017, 00:20

The principal said he also brought up the issue with the school's PTSA group.

Parents claimed the school of "cafeteria classism", according to ABC Action News. The letter that said they could skip to the front of the lunch line for a donation to the Parent Teacher Student Association.

"(The PTSA) which operates independently from the school financially, however, can not make school decisions without the principal's approval", Brian Andrews, principal of the school, told Fox News.

A letter sent home with a Florida school's orientation packet asks for PTSA donations and offers children a pass to the front of the lunch line if they donate a certain amount.

Farah denied final gold by Ethiopian Edris
Mo Farah of Great Britain reacts after finishing second in the Men's 5000 Metres final . Edris won in 13 minutes, 33.79 seconds, .43 seconds ahead of Farah in second.

The principal though, says he never saw the form and would have never included it in the packet.

"Hey my dad has more money than you I get to eat first you have to wait you have to wait", Stephenson speculated what the form would incite from young students.

"You got those who can pay, and those who cannot", Christ Stephenson, a father of one of the school's students, told WXYZ. "You have to wait, you have to wait, '" said Stephenson, imitating the possible teasing and bullying that could come from the fundraising idea.

Andrews told Fox News that he did not approve of the form.

Estado de emergencia por marcha de supremacistas blancos — EEUU
Entre los asistentes a la manifestación se podía ver a personas vestidas como militares y llevando armas largas. La polémica marcha "Unir a la derecha" concentra hoy a cientos de blancos supremacistas en Charlottesville .

"As a PTSA group, they're always looking to for creative ways to raise funds".

"This definitely hits home for me, and I am very upset about it", said Brian Andrews, principal of Lawton Chiles Middle Academy. Donations are welcome and accepted, however this addition including front of the lunch line was not approved by me, and our school goes above and beyond to be inclusive of all students. They say that the letter was accidentally put into orientation packets and that the program will not be going forward. This Family and Business Sponsorship program was explored, but we made a decision to not implement.

The PTSA says the letter ended up in the hands of hundreds of students "due to a clerical error"-saying, "This Family and Business Sponsorship program was explored, but we decided not to implement it". The intent of our PTSA is to always do the best for our students and families.

Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONK) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume
The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 271,034 shares in the company, valued at approximately $10,369,760.84.

Recommended

  • Trump Calls Guam Amid North Korea Tensions, Says: 'You Are Safe'

    Trump Calls Guam Amid North Korea Tensions, Says: 'You Are Safe'

    Calvo was effusive in praising Trump for his strong stance against the North Korean threat. Trump hasn't made many moves to deescalate things since, either.

    BidaskClub Downgrades Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR) to Sell

    The stock of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE: DOC ) has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Friday, September 2 by Raymond James. On July 12 Stifel Nicolaus made no change to the stock rating of "Buy" but raised the price target to $22.00 from $18.00.
    Niño de dos años ataca a bebé en guardería de Chihuahua

    Niño de dos años ataca a bebé en guardería de Chihuahua

    Bajo una orden girada por el Ministerio Público , se confiscaron los videos, encontrados todos excepto los de Maternal A .
  • Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (NASDAQ:AQN) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday

    Shares of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (NASDAQ:AQN) to report earnings on Aug, 10 for the fiscal quarter ending Jun 2017. Wells Fargo & Company started coverage on shares of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp in a report on Tuesday, June 20th.
    USA  destroyer challenges China's claims in South China Sea

    USA destroyer challenges China's claims in South China Sea

    The country's Defense Ministry also lambasted the US move, calling it a "provocative act" that had seriously damaged mutual trust. Geng reiterated that the U.S. provocation would force China to take further measures to strengthen homeland defense capacity.
    Piqué:

    Piqué: "Cuando yo tweet, sé al 100% que Neymar es'n"

    Es decir que cuando el defensor publicó aquel "Se queda" con la foto del brasileño en Twitter, ya sabía cuál era su futuro. "Ney se enfadó conmigo por poner aquel tuit, pero luego lo solucionamos", precisó.
  • Stephen Colbert reacts to the pending apocalypse with his customary poise

    Stephen Colbert reacts to the pending apocalypse with his customary poise

    Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., urged Democrats to "park their hatred of Donald Trump" while the threats by North Korea loom. As with seen perhaps most notably at a CNN debate in 2015, when conservative talk radio host Hugh Hewitt asked Mr.
    Missing inmate caught in Butler County

    Missing inmate caught in Butler County

    Authorities searched Wednesday morning for a "dangerous" inmate who disappeared from the Winfield Correctional Facility. Lewis Mitchell, 53, was taken back into custody after a man hunt that lasted most of the day in rural Douglass .
    Wenger 'not super optimistic' on Sanchez

    Wenger 'not super optimistic' on Sanchez

    Arsenal must not repeat the same mistake they did when selling Robin van Persie with Alexis Sanchez , Paul Merson has warned. I just think we are not open - what I said many times - to any offers, anyway.
  • Olympics 2028: Los Angeles city council approves contract to host Games

    Olympics 2028: Los Angeles city council approves contract to host Games

    A 12-0 vote today sealed the LA City Council's support for the new deal with additional International Olympic Committee contribution and funding for youth sports.

    IShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (IWO) Position Raised by Sageworth Trust Co

    Finally, Parkside Financial Bank & Trust raised its position in iShares Russell 1000 Value Index by 11.6% in the second quarter. The institutional investor owned 41,794 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock after selling 3,765 shares during the period.
    Yankees put Masahiro Tanaka on 10-day DL

    Yankees put Masahiro Tanaka on 10-day DL

    The Yankees placed Masahiro Tanaka on the 10-day disabled list for right shoulder inflammation, the team announced on Saturday. A day earlier, the playoff-contending Yankees put starter CC Sabathia on the DL because of inflammation in his right knee.

Perseid meteor shower will light up the sky Perseid meteor shower will light up the sky The Perseid meteor showers come from the Swift-Tuttle comet, which visits Earth about every 130 years and last appeared in 1992. In fact, the meteors which we see nearly certainly broke off from Swift-Tuttle during its 1862 visit and not the 1992 visit.

Mercosur dice que rechaza amenaza de uso de fuerza en Venezuela Mercosur dice que rechaza amenaza de uso de fuerza en Venezuela - Los países del Mercosur rechazan el uso de la fuerza para restablecer el orden democrático en Venezuela , según se desprende de un comunicado del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Culto de Argentina.

Unruly crowd prompts large police response; National Basketball Association star arrested for pot Unruly crowd prompts large police response; National Basketball Association  star arrested for pot "The charges are false and misleading", Randolph's agent and attorney Raymond Brothers told The Associated Press on Thursday. The two-time NBA All-Star played for Michigan State University before being drafted in 2001 by the Portland Trail Blazers.

Stock markets slip as North Korea tensions build Stock markets slip as North Korea tensions build European stock markets fell further in opening trade on Friday on intensifying fears over North Korea , dealers said. The Nasdaq Composite Index plunged 2.1% to 6216.87 and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index dropped 1.45% to 2438.21.

Jeffrey Loria Agrees To Sell Marlins To Derek Jeter, Bruce Sherman Group Jeffrey Loria Agrees To Sell Marlins To Derek Jeter, Bruce Sherman Group Loria has owned the team since 2002 and won the 2003 World Series by defeating the Jeter-led Yankees. Jeter is now living in Tampa and for many years has talked about owning his own franchise.

Bonsignore: Sammy Watkins is Rams' gift to Jared Goff Bonsignore: Sammy Watkins is Rams' gift to Jared Goff Watkins is reunited with former Bills wideout Robert Woods in Los Angeles and is expected to fill the team's top receiver role. The Bills' secondary did need to improve, as last season, they ranked 20th in Adjusted Defensive Passing NEP per play.

Guardiola: Man City to rein in spending after record outlay Guardiola: Man City to rein in spending after record outlay One name, though, could be a survivor on the teamsheet from that last meeting almost a decade ago. They've won the last six since failing to take maximum points in a 0-0 draw at Tottenham in 2010.

Chelsea inicia la defensa del título en casa ante Burnley Chelsea inicia la defensa del título en casa ante Burnley El vigente campeón de la Premier League perdió en casa 3-2 ante el sorprendente Burnley en el reinicio de la temporada 2017/2018. Sam Vokes tomó una pelota de aire y definió cruzado para poner a los 24 minutos la apertura del marcador.

Paul Pogba addresses his relationship with Man United's new signings Paul Pogba addresses his relationship with Man United's new signings Moyes believes his former side have made a clever decision by signing him up: 'I think it's a really good move for Everton.

VENEZUELA: Gobierno de Maduro rechaza expulsión de su embajador en Lima VENEZUELA: Gobierno de Maduro rechaza expulsión de su embajador en Lima La cancillería peruana informó el viernes en un comunicado que el embajador Diego Alfredo Molero Bellavia tiene cinco días para abandonar el país.

Para no olvidar: guía útil sobre las PASO del domingo Para no olvidar: guía útil sobre las PASO del domingo La veda comenzara a regir a las 08 de la mañana, del día viernes, es decir 48 horas antes del inicio de las elecciones . Según establece la Constitución Nacional en su artículo 37, el sufragio es universal, secreto y obligatorio .

Hijo de Raúl Flores se ampara para no ser detenido Hijo de Raúl Flores se ampara para no ser detenido Hoy se sabe, que esa acción se concretó para detener a Raúl Flores Hernández , al realizar la instancia federal trabajos en coordinación con autoridades estadounidenses.

Valve anuncia Artifact, un juego de cartas basado en Dota Valve anuncia Artifact, un juego de cartas basado en Dota Mientras tanto quedamos en espera de detalles más específicos sobre este título llamado Artifact: The Dota Card Game . Valve tienen nuevo juego en desarrollo y no, no es Half-Life 3.

Matic sale to Man Utd 'surprised' Lampard Matic sale to Man Utd 'surprised' Lampard People at the club seemed to mull it over for quite a while and then out of respect for Petr and what he'd done, and the situation with [Thibaut] Courtois, they let him go.

Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen, N.Korea tensions spook investors Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen, N.Korea tensions spook investors It has to be said that this rise is not only due to the increase in global risk but also due to the slight weakness in the dollar. Benchmark U.S. crude rose 23 cents to settle at $48.82 a barrel on the on the New York Mercantile Exchange.