Your interest in the meals served in your school and the food choices your child makes is encouraged. You can get involved by
your child for lunch. Arrange your visit with the teacher or principal.
to know the manager and learning more about the goals of the nutrition program.
the manager to present information about the program at a parent meeting.
in your school’s parent advisory group and sharing your ideas for emphasizing good nutrition at school.
up with teachers, the nutrition staff and parents to hold tasting parties to introduce unfamiliar foods and taste test healthier
familiar with how the school’s menus apply the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and how menus provide essential nutrients.
with teachers, the principal and parent groups to ensure foods served during school meetings, class parties and school sponsored
events include healthy selections.