Whether you have chicken leftovers or are looking to pack a filling, high-protein lunch for school, this post has you covered with easy ideas.
Below, you’ll find no-cook lunches you’ll simply have to assemble, lunches with chicken salad, hot thermos lunches, salads with chicken, and wraps!
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School Lunch Ideas with Chicken
There are many ways to pack chicken inside a lunch box. The school lunches below require little to no cooking and use cooked chicken, like from leftovers, to build a healthy lunch!
Lunch Wraps with Chicken
Whether you use leftover grilled chicken or buy a rotisserie chicken for lunches, making a sandwich wrap is a terrific way to pack a filling lunch that’s easy to eat!
If you’re packing a chicken wrap for school in warm weather months, I recommend adding one of these ice packs to the lunch bag.
Thermos Lunches with Chicken
If chicken dinners are a winner, then let these family-favorite recipes make an appearance as a thermos lunch for school!
Lunch Salads with Chicken
These filling salads with chicken make are some of the most popular among teens! Gone are the days when salads are just greens and kids are hungry a few hours later, these pack on the nutrition with satiating ingredients.
Lunches with Chicken Salad
Chicken salad is a terrific high-protein option to build lunches. It’s also great because you can make a large batch and pack lunches for the week! It’s great in wraps, salads, sandwiches and more.
Prepping and packing don’t have to be difficult and can be packed the night before for a stress-free lunch! Can’t get enough chicken? Try one of my epic family-friendly chicken dinner ideas.