Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Welcome to Child Nutrition!
We Serve Education Daily!
The mission of the Lauderdale County Child Nutrition Program, an integral component of your child's education, is to provide a variety of healthy food items and nutrition education to empower your student to make wise choices.
Breakfast prices are $.75 for full paying students and $.30 for reduced students. Lunch prices are $1.75 for full paying students and $.40 for reduced students.
For the 2012-2013 school year we have started a new lunch meal pattern as regulated by the USDA. The following lists a breakdown of the lunch meal pattern:
2 oz (9th-12th) and 1 oz (K-8th) meat/meat alternate daily
2 oz (9th-12th) and 1 oz (K-8th) equivalent grain daily
1 cup (9th-12th) and 3/4 cup (K-8th) of vegetable daily
1 cup (9th-12th) and 1/2 cup (K-8th) of fruit daily
1 cup milk daily for all grades (milk choices vary according to availability at school)
Daily Calories for Lunch:
K-5th -550 to 650 calories
6th-8th -600 to 700 calories
9th-12th -750 to 850 calories
In accordance with federal law and the U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866)632-9992 (voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.