Did You Know Fruit Could Be So Hardcore?

October’s Harvest of the Month is Apples! This week, we invite ALL students to try a variety of apples in our cafeterias! Samples will be distributed for elementary students on Taste-It Thursday; Fear Factor Friday is for middle and high school students. We’d love to hear their opinions on the different types of apples! Posters…

16 oz. of Mocha Coffee Cooler, please.

Happy National Coffee Month! Are you the type of person that needs their daily dose of “wake me up”? Change up your go-to coffee order with one of the three (or all three!) recipes provided. Let us know what you think! Also, keep an eye out for our new ‘Mocha Coffee Cooler’ this school year….

School Nutrition to Honor the School Lunch Heroes Serving Healthy Meals Celebrating the 5th Annual School Lunch Hero Day on May 5, 2017

Media contact: Stefanie Dove, SNS Marketing Coordinator Phone: (571) 252-6502 Email: Stefanie.Dove@LCPS.org Ashburn, VA– Between preparing healthy food, adhering to strict nutrition standards, navigating student food allergies, and offering service with a smile, Loudoun County School Nutrition professionals have a lot on their plate. To celebrate their hard work and commitment, Loudoun County Public Schools will…

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…

School Nutrition Gears Up to Celebrate National School Breakfast Week

Getting More Students to Begin their Day with Breakfast “Take the School Breakfast Challenge” Encourages Loudoun County Families to Choose Breakfast at School Ashburn, VA –February 23, 2017 – Busy weekday mornings make it a challenge for families to find time for a healthy breakfast. However, US Department of Agriculture data show that more students…

School Nutrition Services to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

“I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-am.”  We hope that this will not be true when it comes to students enjoying #LCPSLunch on Thursday, March 2nd when they can select from a variety of Dr. Seuss-inspired menu items. School Nutrition will celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday at all 87…

School Nutrition Kicks Off One to the World Project at Guilford

Last month, School Nutrition Services partnered with the third grade classes at Guilford Elementary to kick off their One to the World (OTTW) project, “how can we as student chefs be healthy eaters.” Over the next few weeks, students will discuss this topic in depth through a variety of project-based learning assignments that will help them…