Oct 10, 2013 08:39 Ascension Parish school lunch menus beginning Oct. 10, 2013 Ascension Parish school lunch menus beginning Oct. 10, 2013 Advocate story Oct. 10, 2013 Comments 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.