Through the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act championed by the First Lady and signed by President Obama, US Dept of Agriculture is making the first major changes in school meals in 15 years, which will help us raise a healthier generation of children.The new standards align school meals with the latest nutrition science and the real world circumstances of America’s schools. These responsible reforms do what’s right for children’s health in a way that’s achievable in schools across the Nation.Biloxi Public Schools in partnership with Chartwells School Dining adhere to all standards set forth by USDA and the MS Dept of Education to provide our students with healthy meals.
To read more about the nutrition standards for school meals:
To learn more about the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act: http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/Governance/Legislation/CNR_2010.htm
To view a Nutritional Analysis for a designated menu, please use the NutriSlice app below offered through Chartwells School Dining: