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Today is Eat With A Friend Day! We encourage you to grab a friend or a few buddies and make breakfast/lunch/dinner plans. Whether it be heading to a local restaurant or cooking up something at home, having company and food is the recipe for a great time! Every day, our students can enjoy their breakfast and/or…

Applesauce? Apple Pie? Apple Cider?

We’re going bananas APPLES over this month… It’s National Apple Month! Pumpkin products aside, celebrate October with an apple a day. Grab it as a snack or add it to a recipe… whatever you do, you should be able to keep the doctor away for at least 31 days. Our amazing unlimited garden bar features…

My Food Came From Where?

Knowing where your food came from is always nice! Here at LCPS, we partner with local farmers to bring fresh foods to our cafeterias. We purchase some of our ingredients from local companies to use in our recipes. These companies include: Cuisine Solutions, Tyson’s and Abuelita. A local produce company, Kilmer’s, currently delivers apples, pears,…

Would you like some MORE fruits & veggies with that?

This month, introduce MORE fruits and vegetables to your current diet. Instead of showing you recipes containing fruits and veggies. We decided to show you what’s in season during this time of year so YOU can decide what recipes you would like to add these in. Just a reminder, we have introduced the unlimited garden bar…

School Nutrition Helps Guilford Elementary Introduce PBL Unit

Written By: Stefanie Dove, RDN, School Nutrition Marketing Coordinator Last week, School Nutrition worked with the third-grade students at Guilford Elementary to kick off their year-long PBL project. The driving question for this unit is “how can we as young chefs, make healthy choices at school and at home?” Stefanie Dove, RDN and Marketing Coordinator,…

Loudoun All-Stars to Sign Cards for School Kids

Loudoun County’s award-winning farmer trading cards are back by popular demand. For the second year, Loudoun elementary school children will receive baseball-style trading cards on Tuesday, April 4th. The cards feature Loudoun County farmers, several of whom will make special appearances at Loudoun elementary schools to autograph cards: Alex Bates, If It Flies Farm – Lucketts Elementary; Sara…