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NUTRITION and WELLNESS

 

Check out the following links for more information concerning nutrition and wellness.

 

 

Ask the Dietitian!

Does your son or daughter require special meal accomodations?

If so, please contact your school's nurse or our Food Service Registered Dietitian, Amanda Byrd for assistance. We can ensure your child recieves the nourishment he or she needs!

Please have a physician complete and return the following documentation:

a. If your child has a disability and requires a meal accomodations click here.

b. If you child does NOT have a disability and requires meal accomodations click here.

c. If your child requires a milk alternative due to an intolerance or allergy, please have your child's physician complete the form available in (b) . Please keep in mind that, by law, we can only provide certain milk substitutions because certain nutrient standards need to be met. For more information on these limitations, please click here

 

Wellness Advisory Board Resources:

Letter to Advisory Board Members

Wellness Committee Notes (Minutes) - March 23, 2017

Advisory Committe Notice and Most Recent Minutes October 1, 2014

Wellness Policy Assessment

* District Wellness Committee Co-Chairs:

        Rob Smernoff, Department Head- PE/Health- K-12
        David Mensher, Food & Nutrition Services Manager

     

Middletown Board of Education Policy on Student Wellness 

 Policy #6142.101

 Policy #5145-4 - Non-discrimination

 Policy #5145-6 - Student Grievance Procedure


Resources for parents and children!

Civil Rights- Responsibilities of School Nutrition Programs

www.mypyramid.gov

www.fns.usda.gov/eatsmartplayhardkids/

www.fns.usda.gov/eatsmartplayhardhealthylifestyle/

 

America's Move to Raise a Healthier Generation of Kids

www.letsmove.gov

 

Healthy Celebrations

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/student/nutritioned/Healthy_Celebrations.pdf


Healthy Fundraising

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Student/NutritionEd/Healthy_Fundraising_Color.pdf


Alternatives to Food as a Reward

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Student/NutritionEd/Food_As_Reward_HO1.pdf


Healthy School Nutrition Environment Resources List

This list contains online resources to assist schools with promoting healthy eating and physical activity for students.
http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Nutrition/HSNE_Resource_List.pdf


Nutrition Related Websites

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Nutrition/Nutrition_Websites.pdf


Connecticut’s Healthy Snack Standards for Foods and Beverages at Schools

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Student/NutritionEd/CTsnackStandards.pdf


List of Snacks Meeting Connecticut’s Standards for Healthy Snacks

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/Student/NutritionEd/SnacksMeetingStandards.pdf


Connecticut State Department of Education’s Action
Guide for School Nutrition and Physical Activity

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/student/nutritioned/#Action   


School Nutrition Information 

http://www.state.ct.us/sde/deps/nutrition/SBP/index.htm

 

 



Any links to non Middletown Public School District information are provided as a courtesy. They are not intended to constitute an endorsement of the linked materials by the Middletown Public Schools, the Superintendent of Schools, or Board of Education.

STATEMENT OF NON-DISCRIMINATION --The Middletown Board of Education is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, marital status, civil union, military or veteran status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or past or present physical or mental disability in any of its education programs, activities, or employment policies.  All educational programs and offerings, including vocational education and extracurricular activities, subscribe to this policy. Marco Gaylord, Director of District Operations, has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the district non-discrimination policies and may be reached at 311 Hunting Hill Avenue, Middletown, CT  06457; phone (860) 638-1485.

 

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