School Nutrition

Healthy Meals, Healthy Students

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If you have questions about your P-EBT benefits please use the DHS contact information in the flyer. School personnel will not be able to help with this.

CEP Program 2022-2023

     We are happy to announce that all Polk County Schools will be  participating in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) again for the 2022-23 school year.
 
This allows us to offer a free nutritious breakfast and lunch to all students through the National School Lunch and Breakfast Program. We encourage all our students to take advantage of this program.

Polk County Schools Wellness Policy

(will be updated 2019-20 school year)

Polk County Board of Education
Non-Discrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal civil rights 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 (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.


Program information may be available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, 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 Form which can be obtained online at https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, 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 form or letter must be submitted 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: (833)256-1665 or (202) 690-7442 or

3. email: program.intake@usda.gov


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.