Universal Free Breakfast
Breakfast is offered daily in all schools before the start of the school day at NO CHARGE to students. All students are allowed one breakfast each school day during breakfast serving times.
A student breakfast consists of:
- Milk - 8 oz.
- Fruit - 1/2 cup
- Fruit Juice - 4 oz.
- Grain - 1 serving
- 2nd Grain or Meat/Meat Alternate - 1 serving
Students may select three, four or five items--one of which must be at least 1/2 cup of fruit or 4 oz. of fruit juice. (Cannot take 2 fruit juices)
- Example 1: Cereal, milk, apple (3 items)
- Example 2: Sausage biscuit, juice, pineapple (4 items)
- Example 3: Milk, juice, apple (3 items)
- Example 4: Cereal bar, cheese stick, juice, banana, milk (5 items)
- Example 5: Banana, applesauce, milk (3 items)
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, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, 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: How to File a Complaint, 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.
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