United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) / OSPI Guidelines

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The North Kitsap School District participates in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Below are links to the USDA Child Nutrition website and the NEW meal pattern requirements for breakfast and lunch.
USDA Child Nutrition:  http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/
As participants of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program, North Kitsap School District serves breakfast and lunch at all of our schools to meet the nutritional and learning needs of our students. 
A well balanced meal has shown to keep students focused, improve learning and increase test performance.
Below is a link to a Questions & Answers document regarding the new changes and updates from the USDA and OSPI (Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction).  It is very informative and should answer most questions that you have.
Questions & Answers