Food Guidelines
 Snack Foods

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Starting the 2017-18 School Year, new food guidelines for birthday and classroom parties. ALL foods and beverages available to students at all District School Sites will support health curriculum and promote optimal health.

Snacks Must Meet the Following Criteria

Calorie Limits:

Snacks must contain less than or equal to 200 calories
Sugar Limits:  
Snacks must contain less than or equal to 35% sugar by weight
Sodium Limits:  
Snacks must contain less than or equal to 200mg
Fat Limits:  
Saturated fat must be less than or equal to 10% of calories
There must be no trans fat in the package as served

 

Healthy Snack Alternatives:

Fresh Fruit
Veggie Sticks
String Cheese
Baked Chips
Pretzels
Graham Crackers
Popcorn
Applesauce
Whole Grain Crackers
Whole Grain Cereal Bars

 

Healthy Drink Alternatives:

Bottled water
100% Fruit Juice
Low-fat Milk
Non-fat Milk (Flavored)

 

Alternative Items:

Treat Bags w/non-food Items such as stickers, pencils, erasers, etc.

Remember, this is for the health of our students!