Meatless Monday for K-12 Schools

“Meatless Mondays are good for our students, communities, and the environment.”

New York City Schools Chancellor, Richard A. Carranza

Introducing students of all ages to healthy, plant-based foods through Meatless Monday is an easy and effective way to help kids develop healthy eating habits, reduce risk of chronic diseases, and help the environment.

  • Millions of students across the US go Meatless Monday every week, including the largest school system in the country, New York City Public Schools. 
  • More than ever, students are looking for more plant-based menu items. 

Get started with information and resources about Meatless Monday for: staff, students, parents, foodservice directors and workers, health/wellness coordinators, and marketing/communications teams.