1 in 5 kids in Jackson County face food insecurity at home.
Median percent of students on free lunch in our elementary schools
Average increase in attendance for students who have a healthy breakfast
3 out of 4
Public school teachers say their students regularly come to school hungry
The research shows that having a healthy, balanced diet improves brain capacity.
A healthy balanced diet will also maximize cognitive capabilities and improve academic performance in school-age children. The danger of not having enough nutrition and the effects of food insufficiency, which can lead to malnutrition as well as poor academic performance.
We aim to help children maintain a nutritious lifestyle.
There is a relationship between academic performance and food insufficiency. Rogue Powerpack works to lessen the academic gap created by improper nutrition. Whether at home or at school, we feel that there is a responsibility of the community; locally, regionally or governmentally, to afford each child an equal chance to succeed academically.