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Welcome to Nutrition Services!

POLAND LOCAL SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE 2015-2016

School Meal Prices

BREAKFAST:  Full Price $1.50     Reduced Price $.30           Milk     $.50

LUNCH: Full Meal Prices; PSHS     $2.75,     Middle/McKinley     $2.50,      Elementary     $2.25

               Reduced Meal Price     $.40          Milk $.50

Student Accounts

We encourage all parents/guardians to use a prepayment system for all school meals/snacks, via Myschoolbucks.com, check or cash (cash is NOT recommended). Checks can be made payable to Poland Schools Food Service. PLEASE note your child’s full name on ALL correspondence.

Meal Components

LUNCH

USDA school foodservice guidelines for lunches include restrictions on the amount of calorie, fat, saturated fat, trans fat and sodium. A meal consists of:

1 c of fat free flavored or unflavored milk

1-2 oz of meat (or meat substitute)

1-2 oz of bread (or bread alternative)  

½-1 c of fruit (depending upon the grade level),

3/4-1 cup of vegetable (depending upon the grade level)

          - the vegetable choices must include dark green, red/orange, beans and legumes, starchy

            and other vegetables on a weekly basis.

5 may be selected, 3 must be selected make a full meal (1 of the 3 MUST be a fruit /vegetable).

Please make certain that your student is aware of this standard so they can make appropriate choices.

 

BREAKFAST

USDA school foodservice guidelines for breakfast include restrictions on the amount of calorie, fat, saturated fat, trans fat and sodium. A meal consists of:

1 c of fat free flavored or unflavored milk

½ cup of fruit

1-2 oz of bread (or bread alternative)

There will be no money exchanged at breakfast, the meal will simply be charged to the students account. Please make sure you have discussed breakfast with your child ahead of time so that they don’t assume that it is free when in actuality they are accumulating charges that you will need to repay.

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Breakfast permission for ___________________________ (student’s name)

______is permitted to have breakfast at any time. I understand that the account will be charged and that I am responsible for the charges, OR I have filled out a meal application for school year 2015-2016.

_____ is NOT permitted to have breakfast at any time for the school year 2015-2016.

This information will remain on file until a parent/guardian requests a change

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Spending Limits for _____________________________ (student’s name)

$_________ Daily Spending limits on extra items. Extra’s cannot be charges if the account is negative.
This information will remain on file until a parent/guardian requests a change.   

 The Poland School District is an equal opportunity employer.