Policy 5530

SUPPORT SERVICES  
 

Food Service Program

 

Competitive Food Sales

In order to comply with requirements of Part 210, National School Lunch Program, and Part 220, School Breakfast Program as amended, respecting the sale of food in competition with meals served under the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program, the sale of categories of foods of minimal nutritional value during the meal periods in the cafeteria is prohibited. The restricted categories of foods are identified as soda water (carbonated beverages), water ices, chewing gum and certain candies (hard candies, jellies and gums, marshmallow candies, fondants, licorice, spun candies and candy-coated popcorn).

Copyright 2005 Missouri Consultants for Education
Last modified: July 11, 2005

Board Approved 01-17-2008

Board Re-Approved on 1-17-2013