15 LCPS Schools Win Big With School Garden Scholarships

This spring, School Nutrition Services and Loudoun County Health Department (LCHD) teamed up to award 15 schools with scholarships to help develop and sustain their school garden programs. The partnership between LCHD and School Nutrition has been ongoing for the past 3 years. They have supported LCPS school garden initiatives by supplying nearly 150 indoor…

Smart’s Mill Middle Increases Breakfast Participation By 204.9%

Last month, Loudoun County Public Schools launched their first Second Chance Breakfast program at Smart’s Mill Middle School.  The Breakfast After the Bell program helps to increase access to a nutritious breakfast by maximizing convenience and overcoming barriers to participation. These meals are distributed via breakfast carts where students are dismissed from their classrooms to…

LCPS Breakfast Item Spotlight: Fundles

School Breakfast just got better thanks to our new menu item: Fundles™, individually wrapped stuffed sandwiches designed to make it easier for students to enjoy a hot breakfast item that they can grab and go. Combining a whole grain rich crust with hearty fillings, Fundles™ are both nutritious and appealing to our students. This year, we offer…

Fear Factor Friday is back at our Middle and High Schools!

Last month our students got to conquer their fears of vegetables by trying parsnips.  This month, they will get to try cauliflower!!  The next Fear Factor Friday will be held on November 20th.  Fear Factor Friday is available to every student during lunch on the specified day!  Let us know what you think of cauliflower…