Review the chart below for descriptions and pictures outlining the various Student Nutrition Program options available:
|Program Type||Delivery||Hours of Operation||Food Group Requirements|
Breakfast Cart or
Grab & Go
|Accessible before school starts or at the bell.
Grab & Go / Breakfast Cart requires student to eat their nutritious food before class or during announcements
|Minimum of three food groups with one always being a fresh fruit or vegetable.|
Buffet Style or
Sit Down Meal
|Offered before the bell rings.
Sit Down / Buffet Style requires seating in a communal area.
Class Tray or
Morning Meal Cart
|Accessible during morning nutrition break / recess or before 12pm.
Students eat in classrooms.
|The rules may vary from school to school, however classroom bins are normally accessed before class or during nutrition breaks by students who need some extra nourishment.
Students eat in classrooms
|Minimum of two food groups with one always being a fresh fruit/vegetable. Also offers healthy, non-perishable packaged items.|
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|The rules may vary from school to school, however bin stations are accessible all day- before, during breaks or as needed.
Bin stations are located in key areas around the school i.e. office, student success room, gym, common rooms.
Students eat outside of classrooms in appropriate spaces around the school
|In addition to Classroom Bin contents, Bin Stations may also include access to a refrigerator allowing cheese and yogurt to be offered.|