The days of soggy tater tots and cardboard-stiff pizza are over. From chicken tikka masala and pasta primavera to avocado rolls and barbecue chicken wraps, today’s young foodies can order made-from-scratch meals and have them delivered straight to school. Hungry yet? Read on to find out how to upgrade your kid’s school cuisine.



Red Apple Lunch – Greater Boston Area, MA

The big picture: Red Apple Lunch helps busy parents provide healthy, yummy lunches for their kids without the hassle of extra prep. Everything is delivered to your doorstep!

Where: Currently serving the greater Boston area. Check here to see if delivery is available in your city.

What's on the menu: Each lunch comes with the main item, fruit, veggies and a treat. You can opt to add a drink or a snack.

How it works: This Boston-area school lunch delivery service allows parents to choose lunches for the week and decide on a delivery day.

What makes it unique: For every lunch ordered, Red Apple Lunch provides a healthy snack pack to a child in need.

Online: Red Apple Lunch

Editor’s Note: All of these companies require a partnership with a school in order to deliver lunches. If your school is not on board yet, talk to the school’s principal or food coordinator to drum up interest.

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Are you interested in getting a cool lunch program at your kid’s school? Share with us in a comment below! 

—Melissa Heckscher

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