Nutrition Services Director
Daily Nutrition Tips for Schools
Taste It! Try It! Fruit & Veggie
Our monthly newsletter provides nutritional information for the whole family. It includes:
Are you looking for a short nutrition tip for a newsletter or a topic for conversation? You will find, in the links below, daily tips you can use to help promote good nutrition.
Each month, the tips will follow the same general theme as do the menus we send home and other information we distribute. For the 2019-2020 school year, we are focusing on "The Greatest Wealth is Health!"
Our “Taste It! Try It! Fruit & Veggie Day!” program introduces new and different fruits and vegetables all school year. Each month, we highlight a fruit or vegetable that we normally do not serve to our students. We provide fun facts and nutrition information plus during lunch we provide each student with a sample. At the conclusion of each month we analyze the popularity of the item and decide whether or not to add it to our menus.