National school lunch program participation in Texas

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Definitions: Average daily participation in National School Lunch Program.

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Data Source: Texas Department of Agriculture

Footnotes: Free or reduced price meals are available to students whose families earn less than 185% federal poverty guidelines or are enrolled in other programs for low-income children, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Children in foster care or who attend schools using the Community Eligibility Provision are also eligible.

Data for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years may be significantly different from other years due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated November 2022.