Students at Bear Creek K-8 line up to get a lunch made up entirely of food grown and raised in Colorado, including chicken drumsticks from Boulder Natural Meats and cabbage from Greeley.
Students sink their teeth into fresh, farm raised chickens from Boulder Natural Meats as part of Colorado Proud Day. Through a deal with Jeffco, the antibiotic free chicken will be served in Jeffco once a month.
Jeffco Board of Education president Lesley Dahlkemper sits with students at Bear Creek K-8 on Colorado Proud Day to see who they like their meals.
From left, Cougar Run Elementary kindergarteners Lillian Woolfolk and Addison Jensen enjoy grilled Colorado peaches and frozen yogurt on Colorado Proud Meal Day Sept. 18.
Avery Jaggers, a kindergartener at Cougar Run Elementary, samples Colorado peaches during the Sept. 18 Colorado Proud Meal Day.
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.