HEALTHY MEALS = HEALTHY CHILDRENSchool Nutrition Employee Week
Mission StatementThe primary goal of the Child Nutrition Program for the Public Schools of Robeson County is to provide meals for children that are low in fat, cholesterol and sodium, while striving to increase whole grain, vitamins A, C, D and fiber, as well as, other important nutrients. In addition, workers in the Child Nutrition Program are challenged to daily provide children with a welcoming environment.
Federal regulations require the Child Nutrition Program to operate on a non-profit basis, insuring students receive the maximum benefits from the program.Community Eligibility Provision 2018-2019 SYThe Public Schools of Robeson County with Board of Education approval has decided to participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for a second year, part of the Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010. The overall purpose of the CEP is to improve access to nutritional meals for students by providing meals "at no cost" to all students.CEP is a four-year reimbursement option for eligible LEAs and Schools.The public Schools of Robeson County will evaluate and determine participation on a yearly basis.
USDA Non-Discrimination Statement:
The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited basis will apply to all programs and/or employment activities).
If you wish to file a Civil Rights complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complain Form, found at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html , or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at email@example.com.Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.