Increase in those eligible for free- or reduced-lunches

Published 07/29 2013 04:33PM

Updated 07/29 2013 06:47PM

ILLINOIS -- About 1 million students in Illinois now qualify for a free- or reduced-lunch. In the past ten years, the number of students eligible for the program has increased more than 10%.

Application forms will be sent home with students once classes begin. They need to be returned as quickly as possible.

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