assists school districts and other program sponsors in providing quality nutrition programs that promote life-long healthful living while providing nutritious meals each day that prepare children for learning.
Child Nutrition Services strives to:
- Provide leadership for the Child Nutrition meal programs through advocacy, assistance, and administration.
- Administer the Child Nutrition programs by assisting program sponsors and managing the program resources for the benefit of recipients.
- Advocate for good nutrition by incorporating nutrition education in all phases of services.
- Provide nutrition and physical activity resources for educators, students and parents.
These programs include:
USDA Income Eligibility Guidelines are used to determine eligibility for free and reduced price meals or free milk. Adjusted annually, the guidelines are required by the National School Lunch Act.
Contact us if you have questions about any of these programs.
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