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Effect of Bussing on Area Eligibility


Nutrition Services Division Management Bulletin

To: Child Nutrition Program Sponsors

Number: 03-119,  03-214,  03-709

Attention: Food Program Director (or Food Service Director)

Date: July 2003

Subject: Effect of Bussing on Area Eligibility in the Child and Adult Care Food Program, Summer Food Service Program, and National School Lunch Program

Reference: United States Department of Agriculture Informational Memo: Child and Adult Care Food Program (03-12), Summer Food Service Program (03-04), and National School Lunch Program (03-05)

This Management Bulletin provides guidance from the United States Department of Agriculture regarding area eligibility resulting from children bussed to schools outside of their neighborhood attendance area.

Please share the attached information with appropriate staff.

Attachment

USDA Policy Memo: Effects of Bussing on Area Eligibility at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/nu/sn/documents/mb031190321403709att.doc

Questions:   School Nutrition Programs Unit | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Monday, February 8, 2016

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