Jan. 7 program helps low-income families know their school options

Families who qualify for free and reduced-price lunch in the public schools are eligible to attend city or suburban schools. "The Choice is Yours" program gets suburban school information into city parents' hands.

Details of the program will be presented Tuesday, Jan. 7, 5-7:30 p.m. at the Sabathani Community Center, 310 E. 38th St., Rooms D1 & D2. For more information call 800-766-5485 or check out "The Choice is Yours" web site at http://cfl.state.mn.us/choiceisyours.

The application deadline is Jan. 15 for the 2003-2004 school year.