Join Your Child at School Lunch

eating lunch with teacher With school, extra-curricular activities, and the constant distraction of technology, children today are busier than ever.  Unfortunately, this often means there is less time for you and your child to sit down and talk over dinner.  Without these important talks …

What is the National School Lunch Program?

boy with plate of food Looking for a way to expose students to healthy foods such as fruits and vegetables and whole grains? Concerned about student academic performance? Consider the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)!

The National School Lunch Program provides nutritious and low-cost or …

The Special Milk Program: An Introduction

boy drinking milk

Background

The Special Milk Program (SMP) was established in 1955 to increase the milk consumption by children in schools and childcare institutions that do not participate in other Federal meal service programs. In 1966, the Special Milk Program was incorporated …