Davidson County Schools Nutrition Program takes your child's health seriously. We promise to provide a tasty, healthy breakfast and lunch in our school cafes. We are compliant with federal and state regulations and align our school system's wellness program with these guidelines. We continue to increase our offerings with fresh produce, whole grains, and lower-calorie Smart Snacks. We have reduced fats, sodium, and sugars in our daily allowances for student breakfast and lunches. We do not fry our foods and we monitor allergens.
Our menus include:
- Meals that are made fresh daily
- Assortments of fresh fruits and veggies
- Whole Grains
- Variety of fat-free milk, lactose milk*, & soy milk*
- 100% juices
- Age-appropriate portion sizes
- Healthy a la carte selections (Smart Snacks) that are right-sized and meet nutrition standards for calories, fat, sugar and sodium.
*Available for purchase upon request
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.