Child Nutrition

Healthy eating is an important life skill.

Feeding the Future Child Nutrition Services

Evergreen School District's Child Nutrition Services staff works diligently to provide students a variety of diverse and appealing foods. We know and understand that providing children with nutritious and well-balanced meals helps children grow, develop, and do well in school. Our department is proud to build partnerships to support learning and to promote healthy habits for lifelong nutrition.

 

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Child Nutrition Services’ goal is to provide students a fairly priced, well-balanced, and satisfying meal meeting current state and federal nutrition guidelines.

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Approximate number of nutritious  and well-balanced lunches served daily with a menu emphasizing the United States Dietary Guidelines that include lowering dietary levels of fat, cholesterol, sodium and sugar.

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ESD nutrition professionals  cook, assemble, and deliver food daily to 13 elementary and 3 middle schools. All staff have rigorous training in food safety and are Certified Food Safety Managers.

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Delicious and healthy food groups:  fruits, vegetable, grains, protein, and dairy are offered for breakfast and lunch. We know and understand nutritious and well-balanced meals help children grow, develop, and do well in school.

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Proud to be one of 99% of U.S. school districts meeting USDA's healthier meals standards. We strive to promote student health by not only providing nourishment, but in educating them with the necessary skills needed to make healthy choices now and throughout life.

 

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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, disability, age, 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(opens in new window/tab), (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint(opens in new window/tab), 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.