Imperial Valley McDonald’s to offer free Breakfast to 2nd-8th grade students taking STAR Test May 8


McDonaldEL CENTRO, Calif. –  Imperial Valley McDonald’s restaurants are inviting 2nd – 8th grade students in El Centro, Calexico and Brawley school districts taking Standardized Test and Reporting (STAR) to a FREE breakfast on Wednesday, May 8.

The breakfast offer will run from 6 to 9 a.m., and includes an Egg McMuffin®, Apple Slices, and a choice of 1% milk, fat free chocolate milk or a small Minute Maid® orange juice.

Customer requirements for the free breakfast offer include: students must be accompanied by a parent, no group redemption, while supplies last, child must be present for offer and no substitutions.

“Whether students eat at home, at their schools or at McDonald’s, it’s important to have a well-balanced breakfast every day, especially before taking an exam like STAR,” said Joe Johnson and Jose Leon, Imperial Valley McDonald’s owners. “As many members of the McDonald’s family are parents themselves, we feel it is important for us to contribute to the well-being of children in our communities. A wholesome breakfast that includes food groups like fruit, whole grains and low-fat milk will help provide the fuel and nutrients students need to start the day.”