• SMART SNACKS
    New regulations mean significant changes for foods and beverages available in your student's school cafeteria. This Summary Chart shows nutrition standards for anything sold in schools. For a non-comprehensive list of some items which meet the guidelines and which may be sold in schools, in designated formulation and only in the listed serving sizes, click here. Information on fundraisers, click here
      
    The USDA publishes a series of Question and Answer memos periodically. The latest of these documents is available to review here.
     
    For more information about Smart Snack guidelines which regulate all foods and beverages sold in schools and used as fundraisers please visit squaremeals.org or view the side bar for links to specific information and resources.
What is a Smart Snack?

  • Nondiscrimination Statement:

    In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

     (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

    1400 Independence Avenue, SW

    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

    (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

    (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Last Modified on November 8, 2017