Nine Mile Falls School District Food Service
Our district participates in the the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)and School Breakfast Program(SBP). The NSLP/SBP is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. The program is designed to promote the health and well-being of children by providing nutritious meals to children. The program was established under the National School Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946.¹To fulfill the nutritional requirements set by the NSLP/SBP, and to please the students in our district, our department strives to offer a variety of fun and appealing breakfast and lunches. The 2014-2015 school year marked the implementation of several new nutrition based guidelines for all schools, nation wide, participating in the NSLP/SBP. The new changes ensure that the meals being served meet calorie ranges for each age group, offer a variety of colorful fruit and vegetable choices, and contain appropriate levels of carbohydrates and protein for the average student (depending on grade level). For more information on the change in menu requirements, please see the "Meal Pattern Information" link on the right hand side of the page.We look forward to serving the students in our district this school year! Please email or call with any questions we may be able to help answer.Food Service Directorrsellgren@9mile.org(509)340-4218In 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. OSPI CN Programs Reference Sheet OSPI CNS November 2015To 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: mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; fax: (202) 690-7442; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.This institution is an equal opportunity provider.