Vasilyev opposed the

In Russian schools do not place vending machines and “sweet stories” with cookies, chips and soda — this was said at a “Business Breakfast” in “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” the Minister of education of the Russian Federation Olga Vasilyeva. Catering in school canteens, according to her, is largely dependent on the Director of the school, and from the accepted system for the region.

As practice shows, the lunch is much tastier if the school is preparing itself than when to bring the semi-finished product and heat, he said. Ministry of education held a national contest best regional and municipal projects, school supplies, conducted annual monitoring and surveys of parents.

Olga Vasilyeva cited two figures: according to the Ministry of education, more than 80 percent of the students in the schools covered hot meals, and nearly 80 percent of parents say the quality of food in school their children are quite satisfied.

the Main reason that the child can be dissatisfied with meals at school, according to the Minister, is known: it happens that the food not enough variety. This, according to her, complaining about 38.3%. Active parents, she says, can affect the situation: there are all legal mechanisms, and to control the school menu they can through their parent committees and the Supervisory Board.