Jan 16, 2013 14:11 School Lunch Menus for Jan. 17, 2013 School Lunch Menus for Jan. 17, 2013 Advocate story Jan. 16, 2013 Comments THURSDAY Public schools Chicken patty on bun, baby carrots, low-fat ranch dressing, pickle cup, peach slices and milk choice. Catholic schools Turkey and gravy, steamed white rice, sweet potatoes, spinach salad cup, blushing pears and whole-wheat roll. Choice: Taco chef salad or hamburger. FRIDAY Public schools School closed for staff development. Catholic schools Grilled cheese sandwich, garden vegetable soup, Caesar salad cup, bananas and chocolate chip cookie. Choice: Cranberry turkey salad or cheesy breadsticks with marinara sauce. MONDAY Schools closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. TUESDAY Public schools Chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, green beans, glazed carrots, pear halves and milk choice. Sandwich: Hamburger. Catholic schools Hamburger on whole-wheat bun, french fries, sandwich salad cup and red grapes. Choice: Chicken Caesar salad or loaded baked potato soup. WEDNESDAY Public schools Chicken and sausage pastalaya, peas and carrots, romaine salad, orange wedges, whole-wheat roll and milk choice. Sandwich: Chicken nuggets. Catholic schools Soft whole-wheat taco, Mexican corn, taco salad cup, apple wedges and cupcake. Choice: club salad or deli po-boy. JAN. 24 Public schools Meaty nachos, tortilla chips and salsa, cheese sauce and jalapeno peppers, corn, lettuce salad, orange juice and milk choice. Catholic schools Honey citrus chicken, fried rice, steamed broccoli, mini egg roll, salad cup and pineapple. Choice: Taco chef salad or hamburger.