Children Receiving Free/Reduced Price Lunch in Minnesota

Change Indicator

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Data Source: Minnesota Department of Education, Data Center.

Footnotes: Children approved to receive these meals in October of each school year. Household income must be below 185% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines to qualify. Schools are assigned to the county where their district offices are located. Not all income-eligible students participate in the program. Private and home-schooled children are not included. The data year represents the first portion of the school year, e.g., data for 2015 is for school year 2015-16, etc.