Re: Say something to the teacher or let it go...
Originally Posted by chandni3
We used to get only 15 mins in Junior High and it really wasn't enough. By the time we got to the gym to eat there was only 10 mins left. You'd have to scarf down you sandwich and drink and that's about all you'd have time for. I'm sure your son is not the only one. Maybe talk to some other parents. If most of the children don't have time to eat then the school needs to change their policy and give them more time. It's not healthy. A child whose hungry isn't going to be able to concentrate to learn.
15 minutes is ridiculous especially for a young child and even more so if they have to wait in line to buy a lunch or end up late or both. I would definitely find a way to say something and I think asking the other parents if their child has the same issue is a great idea.
Heather SAHM to 6 who are 7 and under, including 2 sets of twins and our last little miracle, a surviving identical twin, born Oct 2012!