Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/2/2019 - 6:00 AM
Category: Facilities and Operations
Type: Info
Subject: Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) at Cora Kelly and William Ramsay
Strategic Plan:
Objective 5.5 Healthy Meals and Nutrition
ACPS will ensure that all students are ready to learn by having the benefit of access to nutritious, appealing school meals and that lessons on the importance of nutritious foods are included in the curriculum.
Policy: JHCH - School Meals and Snacks
Funding Source or Fiscal Impact (where applicable):
File Attachment:
190802_Federal Review Board Brief CEP.pdf
Agenda Item Summary: The ACPS School Nutrition Program will be implementing a Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) at both Cora Kelly Elementary and William Ramsay Elementary beginning this school year (2019-2020).
Background: School Nutrition Services (SNS) supports the educational mission and instructional programs of ACPS by providing nutritious meals to students and staff. It is a priority of the Alexandria School Nutrition Program that all students throughout the district, regardless of their paying status, have equal access to receive nutritionally-balanced meals as part of the federal USDA meal program. This fall, CEP will be adopted at Cora Kelly and William Ramsay.
Recommendation: The Superintendent recommends the School Board reviews the information contained in this brief.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Veronica Tellez - Executive Assistant
Signed By:
Gregory Hutchings - Superintendent