MLS named Super Star Breakfast & Beyond school district

OSBC Medallion

Madison Local Schools has been named a Breakfast & Beyond school district by the Ohio School Breakfast Challenge (OSBC). This challenge encourages schools to start the day with school breakfast so all students are ready to learn. Madison has received “Super Star” distinction and a medallion from the OSBC for their excellence, innovative, and collaborative work to increase access to school meals during the pandemic. 

 

Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day, and has been shown to improve: 

  • Attendance

  • Behavior

  • Classroom participation

  • Attentiveness

  • Concentration

  • Math & reading scores

  • Standardized test scores

  • Cognitive test speed

  • Vocabulary

 

Breakfast has also been shown to decrease: 

  • Anxiety

  • School nurse visits

  • Tardiness

  • Absents

 

Madison is proud to have stayed vigilant in making sure our students are fed, even through challenging and uncertain circumstances. 

 

 





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