What Are the Pros and Cons of Fast Food in Schools?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 6, 2020 11:25:15 PM ET

Serving fast food in schools helps to offset the cost of offering free and reduced-price lunches to students, a major advantage for cafeteria managers. One of the major drawbacks of offering fast food is that many of the food items contain more fat and sugar than children should consume in one meal.