This fall all PCSSD school cafeterias will be implementing new meal pattern guidelines for school lunch, ensuring that meals are healthy, well-balanced and provide students the nutrition they need to succeed at school. School meals currently offer students milk, fruits and vegetables, proteins and grains, but for the upcoming 2012-2013 school year they must meet strict limits on saturated fat and portion size. Starting in School Year 2012-2013, school lunches will meet additional standards requiring:
Our Communication and Food Service departments are working to get the school menus back online. We understand that many of you use the menus and nutrition fact sheets on a daily basis and we apologize for the their absence. Our method for posting this information is changing along with our new website. The online menus should return by the beginning of next week with a slick new interface and a much improved experience.
Until we get the new system in place, schools will be sending home paper copies of the menu. You can also download them below.