Schools Out For The Summer Quindlen Analysis

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“The school lunch program, begun in the 1970s as a result of bipartisan federal legislation, has been by most measures an enormous success. For lots of poor families it’s become a way to count on at least getting one decent meal into their children, and when it disappears it’s catastrophic,” (page 224) In the essay “Schools out for the Summer” Quindlen writes about the problem of hunger in the USA.

The problem Quindlen is writing about is how some kids don 't get food during their summer break from school. Not everyone is able to use food stamps. As well as “The average length of a food stamp application is twelve often impenetrable pages.”(page 224) Most don’t actually know that they are eligible to even apply for stamps and some don

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