Welcome

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    Welcome To Buffalo Public Schools Child

    Nutrition Services

     

    Did you know that Our June Farm to School Harvest is Field Greens? Did you also know that Lettuce have been on the menu for about 4500 years, dating back to Ancient Egypt and Greece? 

    Find that interesting? Please Click on this Link for more information on our Farm to School Harvest: Farm to School

     


     

  • Our Mission

    We, as a team, are committed to the development of children by promoting nutritional goals with shared standards in a courteous, fun and inviting atmosphere, through respect and open lines of communication among all staff.




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    Visit Our Nutrition & Fitness Site!

    Our new School Nutrition & Fitness Site is comprehensive and focused on Nutrition and Fitness, and includes nutrition specific:
    • educational lesson plans
    • calculators and tools.

    The USDA Child Nutrition nutrient database is included, along with interactive nutrient display options for parents. 

    Button to Buffalo School Nutrition and Fitness Page

     

     

     


    Under the Communty Eligibility Provision (CEP) of the USDA, all BPS students are entitled to one free meal during lunch, breakfast, and after school. This program includes the Charter and Private Schools that BPS serves.  For more information on the program please click here: USDA CEP

          


  • ChooseMyPlate.gov

    www.choosemyplate.gov

     Check out this valuable website.  Information on the new version of a food pyramid.  Ideas for portion sizes, different fruits, vegetables, protein, and dairy.  Excellent website for menu and recipes to try with your children.


     

  • Nondiscrimination Statement

    In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

    Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, and American Sign Language) should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

    To file a program discrimination complaint, a complainant should complete a Form AD 3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form (PDF, 462 KB), which can be obtained online, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 (PDF, 462 KB) form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

    mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or

    fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442;
    email: program.intake@usda.gov 

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

    El Departamento de Agricultura de los Estados Unidos (USDA) prohíbe la discriminación en todos sus programas y actividades por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, religión, sexo, identidad de género (incluyendo la expresión de género), orientación sexual, discapacidad, edad, estado civil, estado familiar/parental, ingresos derivados de un programa de asistencia pública, creencias políticas, represalias o venganza por actividades realizadas en el pasado relacionadas con los derechos civiles (no todos los principios de prohibición aplican a todos los programas).

    La información del programa puede estar disponible en otros idiomas además del inglés. Las personas con discapacidades que requieran medios de comunicación alternativos para obtener información sobre el programa (por ejemplo, Braille, letra agrandada, grabación de audio y lenguaje de señas americano) deben comunicarse con el Área de la misión, agencia u oficina del personal responsable, o con el TARGET Center del USDA al (202) 720-2600 (voz y TTY) o comunicarse con el USDA a través del Servicio Federal de Transmisión de la Información al (800) 877-8339.

    Para presentar una queja por discriminación en el programa, el reclamante debe completar un formulario AD 3027, Formulario de queja por discriminación del programa del USDA (PDF, 462 KB), que se puede obtener en línea, en cualquier oficina del USDA, llamando al (866) 632-9992, o escribiendo una carta dirigida al USDA. La carta debe contener el nombre, la dirección y el número de teléfono del reclamante, y una descripción escrita de la supuesta acción discriminatoria con suficiente detalle para informar al Subsecretario de Derechos Civiles (ASCR, por sus siglas en inglés) sobre la naturaleza y la fecha de la presunta violación de los derechos civiles. La carta o el formulario AD-3027 (PDF, 462 KB) completado debe enviarse al USDA por medio de:

    correo postal: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; o´

    fax: (833) 256-1665 o´ (202) 690-7442;
    correo electrónico: program.intake@usda.gov  

    Esta institución ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.