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Hillsborough school menus, May 6-10

Elementary breakfast

Monday: French toast sticks with sausage, chicken twist sandwich, yogurt with granola, cereal, breakfast protein bar

Tuesday: ham and cheese breakfast pizza, sausage biscuit, fruit and yogurt parfait, cereal, muffin with cheese stick, mini pancakes

Wednesday: Southern-style breakfast, chicken twist sandwich, yogurt with granola, cereal, peanut butter and jelly bar

Thursday: apple cinnamon oatmeal, ham, egg and cheese biscuit, fruit and yogurt parfait, cereal, breakfast protein bar, mini waffles

Friday: breakfast scrambler, sausage biscuit, yogurt with granola, cereal, peanut butter and jelly bar

Elementary lunch

Monday: southwestern chili with bread bowl, Southern-style chicken bites, gourmet salad, honey maple carrots, potato wedges, fruit cocktail, garden salad, Cinco De Mayo smart cookies

Tuesday: cheesy calzone with marinara sauce, cheeseburger, green beans, corn, garden salad

Wednesday: chipotle beef quesadillas with black bean salsa, crispy chicken sandwich, broccoli, pineapple tidbits, cucumber with veggie dip, garden salad

Thursday: roasted chicken with yellow rice, corn dog, black beans, baked sweet plantains, garden salad

Friday: pizza, tuna fish on goldfish bread, strawberry slices, carrots with veggie dip, orange pineapple fruit slushie, garden salad

Secondary breakfast

Monday: French toast sticks with sausage, chicken twist sandwich with potato babycakes, yogurt with granola, cereal, breakfast protein bar

Tuesday: ham and cheese breakfast pizza, sausage biscuit with potato babycakes, fruit and yogurt parfait, cereal, muffin with cheese stick, mini pancakes

Wednesday: Southern-style breakfast, chicken twist sandwich with potato babycakes, yogurt with granola, cereal, peanut butter and jelly bar

Thursday: apple cinnamon oatmeal, ham, egg and cheese biscuit with potato babycakes, fruit and yogurt parfait, cereal, breakfast protein bar, mini waffles

Friday: breakfast scrambler, sausage biscuit with potato babycakes, yogurt with granola, cereal, peanut butter and jelly bar

Secondary lunch

Monday: cheesy calzone with marinara sauce, chicken supreme/grilled chicken sandwich, cauliflower gratin, honey maple carrots, garden salad

Tuesday: macaroni and cheese, crispy fish nuggets with pineapple salsa, roasted vegetables, sweet potato tots, garden salad

Wednesday: Santa Fe chicken tacos, cheeseburger, broccoli, corn, garden salad

Thursday: roasted chicken with yellow rice, pizza, black beans, sweet plantains, garden salad

Friday: barbecue pulled chicken sandwich, hot dog, buffalo chicken strips, roasted potatoes, mango strawberry fruit slushie, garden salad

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