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School Nutrition Program Information Alerts


2011 Alerts

Information Alert: Access to Free Water (Posted June-2011)
USDA-SNP-08-2011: Access to free water.

Information Alert: Equity in School Lunch Pricing (Posted Apr-2011)
USDA-SNP-05-2011: Equity in school lunch pricing.

2010 Alerts

Information Alert: Chefs Move to Schools Program (Posted Aug-2010)
USDA-SNP-04-2010: Provides information on First Lady Michelle Obama's recently unveiled "Chefs Move to Schools" program.

2008 Alerts

Information Alert: Mandatory Direct Certification (Posted Jun-2008)
NSD-SNP-05-2008: Mandatory implementation of direct certification in districts of all sizes.

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Monday, May 2, 2016
Recently Posted in Nutrition
  • Eligibility Requirements for Military Families (added 19-Jan-2017)
    Management Bulletin CNP-02-2017, USDA Policy Memo SP 06-2010, CACFP 03-2010, SFSP 04-2010 Revised: Eligibility Requirements for Military Families.
  • 2017–18 SBP and SFSP Start-up and Expansion Grants (added 04-Jan-2017)
    Management Bulletin SNP-01-2017/SFSP01-2017: CEC Section 49550.3: Availability of School Breakfast Program and Summer Food Service Program Start-up and Expansion Grants for State Fiscal Year 2017-18 Request for Applications.
  • Eligibility Requirements for SNP (added 30-Nov-2016)
    Management Bulletin SNP-18-2016, USDA Policy Memorandum SP 34-2016: provides guidance on eligibility requirements and available resources for the School Nutrition Programs.