Fredericksburg City Public Schools is pleased to announce that Hugh Mercer Elementary, Lafayette Upper Elementary and Original Walker-Grant, now known as the Walker-Grant Center, will continue to participate in the CEP program. They are also pleased to announce that Walker-Grant Middle School has qualified to participate in this program.
September 08, 2017
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the Virginia Department of Education’s Office of School Nutrition Programs has been awarded a Team Nutrition Training Grant in the amount of $498,010.
September 04, 2017
Calling all Summer Meals sponsors in Virginia- did you offer high quality meals this summer that are appetizing, appealing, and nutritious? If so, nominate yourself to win a USDA Turnip the Beet Award!
August 25, 2017
About 6,000 students, more than half of those in Fauquier County Public Schools, purchase cafeteria lunches each day. Approximately 1,650 buy breakfast at school. Nutrition Director April Plummer works to balance healthy food choices with students’ tastes.
August 22, 2017
The 2017 No Kid Hungry Virginia Summit is taking place in Richmond on September 18th and 19th. Registration is now open!
August 21, 2017
Newport News Public Schools added 9 schools to their list participating in CEP this school year and Hampton City Public Schools added 3!
August 21, 2017
Governor Terry McAuliffe and First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe today announced that 341 Virginia schools across 47 public school divisions have enrolled in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for the 2017-18 school year.
August 17, 2017
CEP is a federal program allowing schools to provide breakfast and lunch to all students at no cost.. Seven schools in the Valley are in the program, including two Waynesboro City schools.
August 17, 2017
This year the Virginia Department of education received a nearly 100-thousand dollar grant from the U-S Department of Agriculture to fund the farm-to-school program. Roanoke City Schools is just one of many school districts in our area serving up local foods at lunch time.
August 15, 2017