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Report: Arkansas students who eat breakfast do better in school & life

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New research shows Arkansas students who get breakfast before school do better in school and life.

Data compiled by Deloitte shows if 70 percent of Arkansas elementary and middle school kids eating a free or reduced price lunch were also getting school breakfast, attendance, standardized math test scores and the high school graduation rate would improve.

National research shows high school graduates typically earn $10,090 more a year while enjoying a 4 percent higher employment rate.

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