Important Links

Child Nutrition Services Free and Reduced Meal Online Application
Click the link below to submit your application for the Free/Reduced Meal Program
https://sanmarcosusd.rocketscanapps.com/

Child Nutrition Services Facebook
Like us on Facebook! We've got great and up-to-date news available every day for you to view and comment on. Check it Out!
https://www.facebook.com/cnssmusd

Child Nutrition Services Offers My School Bucks to Deposit Money on Your Student(s) Account(s)

For Parents cafeteria purchases
Check cafeteria balances & purchases
Set up notification when balances run low, etc.

Create a free account and easily make payments online and on-the-go. Sign Up Today!
https://www.myschoolbucks.com

Child Nutrition Services - Yum Yummi - Menus & Nutrition Facts

NUTRITION AND LEARNING GO HAND IN HAND

Check out our Menus for all SMUSD School Sites here! Come back often and see what's new. We try to reflect actual meals in most of our pictures to give you an idea of the delicious choices available at each of our sites!

VIEW MENUS - Click Link Below
https://smusd.yumyummi.com

California Department of Education
Our primary goal is to create a dynamic, world-class education system that equips all students with the knowledge and skills to excel in college and careers, and excel as parents and citizens.
http://www.cde.ca.gov/

California School Nutrition Association
The mission of the California School Nutrition Association, as a powerful voice for all involved in school nutrition programs, is to provide a forum for personal and professional development by offering innovative educational programs, supporting legislative efforts, and promoting community awareness for the purpose of improving the well-being of California's children.
http://www.calsna.org/

Confidentiality--School Nutrition Programs
The California Department of Education Nutrition Services Division.  The new web page above includes definitions, applicable regulations, guidance on overt identification prevention, allowable exceptions in state law, links to resources including confidentiality related management bulletins, U.S. Department of Agriculture reference material, and frequently asked questions.
https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/nu/sn/confidential.asp

ChooseMyPlate.org
MyPlate replaces MyPyramid to provide a visual guide for proportions of food to eat from each food group for optimal health. The key messages introduced with Choose My Plate include make half your plate fruits and vegetables, make at least half your grains whole grains, vary your protein choices, cut back on foods high in solid fats, added sugars and salt and eat the right amount of calories for you.
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/

Dairy Council of California

For a century, Dairy Council of California has empowered stakeholders to elevate the health of children and families through the pursuit of lifelong healthy eating habits. An innovator in nutrition education, Dairy Council of California’s free, science-based nutrition education resources, Mobile Dairy Classroom assemblies, training programs and online resources educate millions in California and throughout the United States. Comprised of registered dietitians and nutrition experts, the organization’s staff works directly with educators, health and wellness providers and community leaders to teach how to make the best food choices from a realistic and inclusive perspective. Dairy Council of California is a quasi-state nutrition education organization and the dairy community’s contribution to public health, supporting school programs and policies that help children and families make healthier eating choices. Learn more at HealthyEating.org.



The Food & Allergy Anaphylaxis Network
FAAN is now the most trusted source of information, programs, and resources related to food allergy and anaphylaxis. Its membership now stands at approximately 22,000 worldwide and includes families, dietitians, nurses, physicians, school staff, and representatives from government agencies and the food and pharmaceutical industries. FAAN serves as the communication link between the patient and others.
http://www.foodallergy.org