Ascension Parish school lunch menus beginning Oct. 10, 2013

THURSDAY

Public schools

  • Chicken tetrazzini, peas and carrots, tossed salad, orange wedges, whole-wheat roll and milk.
  • SANDWICH: chicken patty.

Catholic schools

  • Turkey tetrazzini, green beans, salad cup, pomegranate gelatin dessert, whole-grain dinner roll and milk.
  • CHOICE: taco chef salad or hamburger.

FRIDAY

Public schools

  • Barbecue chicken po-boy, potato rounds, pork and beans, pineapple tidbits and milk.
  • SANDWICH: hamburger.
  • HIGH SCHOOL: pastalaya.

Catholic schools

  • Honey citrus chicken, fried rice, sweet and sour Chinese vegetables, salad cup, pineapple and milk.
  • CHOICE: Asian chicken salad or cheesy breadsticks with marinara.

MONDAY

Public schools

  • Fall break, no school.

Catholic schools

  • Turkey and sausage jambalaya, white beans with ham, salad cup, apple wedges, whole-grain dinner roll and milk.
  • CHOICE: Mandarin orange chicken salad or pepperoni pizza.

TUESDAY

Public schools

  • Fall break, no school.

Catholic schools

  • Grilled chicken patty on bun, tater tots, lettuce/tomato/pickle cup, fruit mix, chocolate pudding with vanilla wafer and milk.
  • CHOICE: grilled chicken Caesar salad or mozzarella cheese sticks with marinara sauce.

WEDNESDAY

Public schools

  • Salisbury steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli with cheese, glazed carrots, diced pears, whole-wheat roll and milk.
  • SANDWICH: chicken patty.

Catholic schools

  • Spaghetti with meatballs, steamed cauliflower, spinach salad cup, pineapple, whole-grain garlic dinner roll and milk.
  • CHOICE: club salad or pizza.

OCT. 17

Public schools

  • Ascension gumbo with rice, green beans, potato salad, apple juice, whole wheat roll and milk.
  • SANDWICH: chicken patty.

Catholic schools

  • Batter wrap turkey nuggets, baked sweet potatoes, caesar salad cup, peaches and milk.
  • CHOICE: taco salad or hamburger.