has a goal to improve the nutritional quality of each child’s diet. Our
41 schools provide an opportunity for optimal learning and good health
by providing high quality food, excellent service and good nutrition at a
reasonable cost. The Child Nutrition Department works closely with
teachers and parents to foster health eating habits among our youth. We
understand the importance of children developing life time healthy
mission is to provide each student with a safe, well balanced,
nutritious and affordable meal. We provide nutrition education and
promote healthy eating habits. We provide healthy breakfasts, lunches
and snacks so that the students of Buncombe County Schools are ready to
engage in the learning environment that prepares all students to become
responsible citizens in a diverse, global society.
all students to realize their potential in a rapidly changing ,
diverse, global society by providing healthy food for building their
- A hungry child can not learn
- All students will have the opportunity to participate in the National School Breakfast and Lunch Program.
will be allowed to apply for and participate in the Free and Reduced
Meal Benefits Program with the knowledge that the families' information
will remain confidential.
- We recognize the vital relationship of nutrition and education
offer nutritious meals at breakfast and lunch with friendly service by
qualified staff observing high sanitation and safety standards,
utilizing cost effective management practices, and following the Child
Nutrition Program guidelines.
- Diversity enrich our child nutrition program through the recognition of the different cultures
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Last Modified on November 16, 2013