Fairfield students return to school today
Students in the Fairfield Community School District return to classes this morning after the holiday break.
Classes will begin at 10 a.m., following the normal late-start Wednesday schedule. Teachers have staff development earlier in the morning.
Fairfield Community School District has listed its breakfast and lunch menu for the remainder of the week.
Today — breakfast: late start; no meal served. Lunch: turkey burger on bun, spinach salad, sweet potato puffs, pears, blueberries, milk.
Thursday — breakfast at the middle school and high school: assorted cereals, English muffin, butter, orange juice and milk; breakfast at the elementary schools: assorted cereals, blueberry, apple or banana muffin, orange juice and milk. Lunch: oven-baked chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas, fresh apple, bread and butter sandwich, milk, plus fruit for grades nine through 12.
Friday — breakfast at the middle school and high school: assorted cereals, assorted Nutri-Grain bars, orange juice and milk; breakfast at the elementary schools: assorted cereals, scrambled, patty or omelet eggs or cereal or Nutri-Grain bars, orange juice and milk. Lunch: beef fiestada, corn, green beans, mixed fruit, milk, plus fruit for grades nine through 12.
Classes in the Pekin, Cardinal and Van Buren school districts resume Jan. 3.