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9/16/2021 Meeting Registration
Child Nutrition Programs Monthly Call (Oct 5) is Open
9/16/2021 Meeting Registration
Verification (Oct 7) is open
9/16/2021 Meeting Registration
Writing Food Bid Specifications (Oct 12) is open
9/16/2021 Meeting Registration
Civil Rights (Oct 14) is open
9/16/2021 Meeting Registration
NSLP Meal Pattern and Offer vs Serve (Oct 28) is open
9/14/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (September 7) are Now Available
8/23/2021 Breaking News!
Pennington Biomedical and Louisiana Department of Education Host Webinar During National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
8/19/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (August 5 and 18) are Now Available
8/16/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (August 12) are Now Available
8/12/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides (July 29) are Now Available
8/11/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (Aug 3) are Now Available
8/02/2021 Meeting Registration
Understanding Childhood Obesity Webinar Series - Part 2 (Sep 14) is Open
8/02/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (July 28) are Now Available
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
Production Records and the Food Buying Guide (Sep 9) is Open
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
HACCP and Wellness Policies (Sep 16) is Open
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
CNP Website Reveal and Training (Sep 21) is Open
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
2021 NSLP Equipment Grant Training (Sep 28) is Open
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
Whole Grains (Sep 30) is Open
7/22/2021 Meeting Registration
CNP Program Updates (Sep 7) is Open
7/21/2021 Meeting Registration
Procurement Plan and Code of Conduct (Aug 12) is Open
7/20/2021 Meeting Registration
Forms for School Year 2021-2022 - FR & SSO (Jul 28) is Open
7/20/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (July 20) are Now Available
7/13/2021 Meeting Registration
Accommodating Children with Disabilities in the School Meals Programs (Aug 18) is Open
7/13/2021 Meeting Registration
The School Breakfast Program (SBP) and Offer vs Serve (OVS) (Aug 24) is Open
7/13/2021 Meeting Registration
National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and Offer vs Serve (OVS) (Aug 31) is Open
7/13/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (July 6 and 7) are Now Available
7/13/2021 Meeting Registration
Completing National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and Seamless Summer Option (SSO) Online Applications Repeat Presentation (Aug 5) is Open
6/24/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (June 23) are Now Available
6/18/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (June 17) are Now Available
6/11/2021 Meeting Registration
CACFP At-Rick Snack and Supper (July 29) is open.
6/11/2021 Meeting Registration
Civil Rights (July 20) is open
6/10/2021 Meeting Registration
LDOE/LDH Vaccination Promotion (Jun 17) is Open
6/09/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (June 1) are Now Available
6/04/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (May 27 and June 2) are Now Available
5/28/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (May 25) are Now Available
5/14/2021 Meeting Registration
Training Slides and Video (May 13) are Now Available
5/13/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) Updates (June 2) is Open
5/13/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Policy Guidance (June 23) is Open
5/13/2021 Meeting Registration
CNP Program Updates (June 1) is Open
5/12/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (May 11) are Now Available
5/12/2021 COVID-19
The Louisiana Fit Kids COVID-19 Resources Page Has Been Updated
5/12/2021 Summer Meals
Nominate a Louisiana Summer Meal Program Sponsor for a 2021 Turnip the Beet Award
5/10/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (May 6) are Now Available
5/07/2021 Meeting Registration
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) 2021 and Local Level Funding for Schools (May 13) is Open
5/04/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (April 20, April 21, and May 4) are Now Available
4/29/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (April 20, April 27, and April 28) are Now Available
4/22/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement Plan (May 11) is Open
4/22/2021 Meeting Registration
SFSP Training - Sponsors Receiving a Review (May 25) is Open
4/22/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Child Nutrition Emergency Operating Costs during COVID-19 (April 27) is Open
4/22/2021 Training Slides
Training Slides and Video (April 22) are Now Available
4/06/2021 Training Slides
Training Videos and Slides (March 25, March 30, April 1) are Now Available
3/31/2021 Training Slides
Civil Rights in Child Nutrition Programs Slides (March 30) are Now Available!
3/31/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Hurricane Preparedness (May 4) is Open!
3/24/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement Series Part 4—Overview and Series Recap (May 27) is Open!
3/24/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Production Records and Whole Grains (Apr 28) is Open!
3/24/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS - CNP Program Updates (May 6) is Open!
3/23/2021 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (Jul 26-29) Registration is Open!
3/19/2021 Meeting Registration
Understanding Childhood Obesity Webinar Series – Part 1 (Apr 21) is Open!
3/18/2021 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (Jun 14-17) Registration is Open!
3/08/2021 Meeting Registration
SFSP Training - Returning Sponsors (Apr 13) is Open!
3/08/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Food Service Management Company Contract (Apr 15) is Open!
3/08/2021 Meeting Registration
SFSP Training for Prospective New Sponsors (Apr 20) is Open!
3/08/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement Series Part 3: Micro and Small Procurements (Apr 22) is Open!
3/03/2021 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (Apr. 13-29) Registration is Open!
3/03/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS - CNP Program Updates (Apr 1) is Open!
2/23/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement: Formal and Equipment Purchases (Mar 25) is Open!
2/14/2021 Meeting Registration
SFSP Training - Returning Sponsors (Mar 11) is Open!
2/02/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS - CNP Program Updates (March 4) is Open!
2/02/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - CEP (March 9) is Open!
2/02/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Civil Rights (March 30) is Open!
1/21/2021 Breaking News!
Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Training Dates Are Currently to Be Determined. Any Interested Sponsor Can Contact the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) Division of Nutrition Support (DNS) at 225-342-9661 or shanna.legier@la.gov for More Information.
1/20/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - CNP Program Updates (Feb 4) is Open!
1/20/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Professional Standards and Wellness (Feb 10) is Open!
1/20/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Accommodating Children with Disabilities (Feb 23) is open!
1/11/2021 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Food Service Management Company Contracts (Jan. 28) is Open!
1/11/2021 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
12/08/2020 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (Jan. 12-28) Registration is Open!
8/24/2020 E-Learning
New E-Learning Page!
7/30/2020 School Nutrition Research
New School Nutrition Research Page!
7/28/2020 Meal Pattern
New Louisiana Cycle Menus!
5/22/2020 Meeting Cancelled
School Nutrition Association Annual Conference Cancelled
5/22/2020 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (June 22-26) Registration is Open!
5/22/2020 Meeting Registration
Virtual Manager Training (July 6-10) Registration is Open!
4/27/2020 Reducing Food Waste
New Reducing Food Waste Page!
3/30/2020 Breaking News!
LDOE Child Nutrition Program Operations During COVID-19 - Update Webinar Slides Are Available!
3/25/2020 Breaking News!
Meal Service Options & Emergency Meals to You Slides are Available!
3/23/2020 Breaking News!
LDOE Child Nutrition Program Operations During COVID-19 - Update Webinar Slides Are Available!
3/23/2020 COVID-19
New Louisiana Fit Kids COVID-19 Resources Page!
3/17/2020 Breaking News!
LDOE CNP COVID-19 Flexibilities Webinar Slides Are Available!
3/17/2020 Training, Event and Webinar Slides
Louisiana Farm to School Conference (Oct. 23, 2019) Slides Are Available!
3/13/2020 Training Slides
SFS Training Slides - Professional Standards and Wellness Policy (March 12) Are Now Available!
3/12/2020 Summer Meals
New Summer Feeding Lunch Menus!
2/11/2020 Seasonality Wheel
Louisiana Cycle Menu Seasonality Wheel Has Been Updated!
2/11/2020 Training Slides
SFS Training Slides - Procurement and CEP (Feb. 4-5) Are Now Available!
2/11/2020 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Resource Management for a Successful Administrative Review (April 2) Registration is Open!
2/02/2020 Meeting Registration
SFS - ICN Financial Management: A course for School Nutrition Managers (April 21) Registration is Open!
2/02/2020 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement (April 1) Registration is Open!
2/02/2020 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Verification Collection Report and Other Reporting Requirements (March 12) Registration is Open!
1/28/2020 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Training NEW Sponsor (March 4-5) Registration is Open!
1/28/2020 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Training Returning Sponsor (March 19) Registration is Open!
1/28/2020 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Training NEW Sponsor (March 24-25) Registration is Open!
1/28/2020 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Training Returning Sponsor (March 26) Registration is Open!
12/13/2019 Meeting Registration
Team Nutrition Louisiana Culinary Training 2020 (April 2-3) Registration is Open!
12/13/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement (Feb. 4) is Open!
12/13/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training Community Eligibility Provision Reporting and Elections (Feb. 5) is Open!
12/03/2019 Team Nutrition
New Updates Including W. Smith Jr. Elementary Is the New Featured School!
11/18/2019 Meeting Registration
Team Nutrition Louisiana Culinary Training 2020 (Feb. 26-27) Registration is Open!
11/08/2019 Graphics Library
Great Louisiana Satsuma Peel Stickers Are Available for Download!
11/07/2019 Home
Photos from Louisiana Farm to School Conference 2019
11/04/2019 Training Slides
Pre-Event to Farm to School Conference (Donna Martin) Slides Are Now Available!
10/11/2019 Meeting Registration
Manager Training (Jan. 7-10) is Open!
10/07/2019 Training Slides
SFS Monthly Training - Meal Pattern/OVS (Oct. 3) Slides Are Now Available!
9/26/2019 Training Slides
SFS Monthly Training - Verification (Sept. 24) Slides Are Now Available!
9/20/2019 Training Slides
SFS Monthly Training - Procurement (Sept. 10) Slides Are Now Available!
9/20/2019 Graphics Library
Download an Updated Version of the Louisiana Fit Kids Poster!
9/10/2019 Home
Photos from Louisiana Team Nutrition Culinary Training 2019 - Baton Rouge, LA
9/10/2019 Home
Follow Us on Instagram!
9/04/2019 Meeting Registration
Louisiana Farm to School Conference (Oct. 22-23) Registration is Open!
8/27/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Meeting - Pre-Event to Farm to School Conference (Oct. 22) is Open!
8/27/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement (Nov. 7) is Open!
8/27/2019 Summer Meals
New Summer Meals Page
8/14/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Meal Pattern/OVS (Oct. 3) is Open!
8/13/2019 Unpaid Meal Charges
New Unpaid Meal Charges Page
8/13/2019 Home
Photos from Louisiana Team Nutrition Culinary Training 2019 - Marksville, LA
8/13/2019 Home
Photos from Louisiana Team Nutrition Culinary Training 2019 - Benton, LA
7/30/2019 School Breakfast
New School Breakfast Page
7/30/2019 Other Resources
Best Practices, Farm to School and School Wellness Pages Have Been Moved to Other Resources
7/11/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Procurement (Sept. 10) is Open!
7/11/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Verification Collection Report and Other Reporting Requirements (Sept. 24) is Open!
6/21/2019 Other Resources
The Louisiana Healthy Schools Guidebook is Online!
5/23/2019 Meeting Registration
Manager Training (July 29 - Aug. 1) is Open!
5/23/2019 Team Nutrition
Bains Elementary Is the New Featured Team Nutrition School!
5/23/2019 Training Slides
SFS Training (May 8, 2019) Slides Are Now Available!
5/23/2019 Manager Training
Added Culinary Math to Louisiana Manager Training Recommended Study Guide
5/13/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Eligibility Processing Apps and CEP claims (July 30) is Open!
5/10/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Administrative Review Process and Forms (July 24) is Open!
4/26/2019 Meeting Registration
Manager Training (June 24-27) is Open!
4/26/2019 Meeting Registration
Manager Training (July 9-12) is Open!
4/12/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - State Update (June 5) is Open!
4/04/2019 Training Slides
2019 Summer Food Service Program (All 4 Sessions) Slides Are Available!
4/04/2019 Home
Quick Links Has a New Logo and New Links
3/13/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Procurement (May 7) is Open!
3/13/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Paid Lunch Equity, Calculating Average Meal Cost and how to complete SFS Annual Applications (May 8) is Open!
2/26/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Resource Management for a Successful Administrative Review (Apr. 11) is Open!
2/13/2019 Training Slides
SFS Monthly Training (Jan. 31 and Feb. 5) Slides Are Now Available!
1/03/2019 Meeting Registration
SFS Training - Community Eligibility Provision Reporting and Elections (Mar. 14) is Open!
12/05/2018 Home
Photos from Louisiana Department of Education Meetings
12/05/2018 Manager Training
Are You Ready for Manager Training? Check out the New Louisiana Manager Training Recommended Study Guide!
11/29/2018 Photo Archive
New Photo Archive Page
11/29/2018 Home
Photos from Louisiana Team Nutrition Culinary Training 2018
11/29/2018 Home
Photos from Louisiana Farm to School Conference 2018
11/29/2018 Home
Photos from LaSalle Parish - Inaugural Summer Meals Program Kickoff Event
11/26/2018 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Two-Day Training - New Sponsors (Feb. 12) is Open!
11/26/2018 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Two-Day Training - Returning Sponsors (Feb. 27) is Open!
11/26/2018 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Two-Day Training - New Sponsors (Mar. 12) is Open!
11/26/2018 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Two-Day Training - Returning Sponsors (Mar. 20) is Open!
11/16/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Procurement (Feb. 5) Registration is Open!
11/12/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Production Records (Jan. 29) Registration is Open!
9/16/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Resource Management: Part I (Nov. 27) Registration is Open!
9/10/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Procurement Training (Nov. 29) Registration is Open!
8/29/2018 Meeting Registration
Team Nutrition Louisiana Culinary Training 2018 (Oct. 25-26) Registration is Open!
8/16/2018 Meeting Registration
LDOE State Update (Oct. 9) Registration is Open!
8/13/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Procurement (Sept. 11) Registration is Open!
8/10/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - SBP and NSLP Menu Planning and Serving Food (Oct. 11) is Open!
8/06/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Verification (Sept. 19) Registration is Open!
7/03/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Direct Certification and Performing the Direct Match Using eScholar (Aug. 21) Registration is Open!
7/03/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Procurement (Aug. 28) Registration is Open!
7/03/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Administrative Review Process and Forms (Aug. 29) Registration is Open!
6/19/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Meal Eligibility and Applications (July 26) Registration is Open!
6/19/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training - Annual Application and Claims (July 12) Registration is Open!
4/26/2018 Best Practices
New St. Tammany Parish - Healthy Kids Day 2018 Page
4/25/2018 Team Nutrition
Louisiana Team Nutrition Mini-Grant Award Winners Announced!
3/16/2018 Home
Pictures from the First Lady's Announcement of the No Kid Hungry Breakfast Challenge Winners
3/16/2018 Meal Pattern
New Louisiana Cycle Menus (LCM) Fit for Kids!
3/06/2018 Meeting Registration
Orientation to School Nutrition Management (June 4-8) Registration is Open!
3/02/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Training for Charter Schools (May 23-24) Registration is Open!
2/20/2018 Meeting Registration
Manager Training (June 18th and July 16th) Registration is Open!
2/14/2018 Meeting Registration
School Food Service Procurement Training (April 25th) Registration is Open!
2/14/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Procurement Training (March 20th) Registration is Open!
2/11/2018 Training Slides
SFS Procurement Training Slides from January 31, 2018
2/10/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training – Production Records (Feb. 27th) Registration is Open!
2/10/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training – CEP Annual Reporting and CEP Claiming (March 15th) Registration is Open!
2/10/2018 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training – Resource Management (April 26) Registration is Open!
12/06/2017 Meeting Registration
LDOE Procurement Training (January 2018) Registration is Open!
12/05/2017 Home
Pictures from the Governor's and First Lady's Launch of the No Kid Hungry Louisiana Initiative and K-12 Breakfast Challenge
12/01/2017 Graphics Library
Download the Louisiana Fit Kids Poster!
11/29/2017 Home
Pictures from the Louisiana Farm to School Conference 2017
11/29/2017 Graphics Library
Download Louisiana Fit Kids and Satsuma Peel Logos!
11/08/2017 Team Nutrition
New Louisiana Team Nutrition Page
11/08/2017 Best Practices
New St. Tammany Parish Best Practices Page - National School Lunch Week and National Gumbo Day
11/08/2017 Training Slides
Training Slides Now Organized by Meeting Dates!
11/08/2017 Non-Discrimination Statement
USDA Non-Discrimination Statement
11/02/2017 Meeting Registration
SFS Manager Training (January 2018) Registration is Open!
10/25/2017 Meeting Registration
SFS December Training (December 7) Registration is Open!
10/17/2017 Meeting Archive for PBRC Trainings/Events
SFS October Training Slides from October 16th Meeting (Click View Details)
10/10/2017 Meeting Registration
SFS November Training (November 8) Registration is Open!
10/10/2017 Professional Standards Employee Management
Professional Standards Employee List is Searchable!
10/09/2017 Meeting Registration
SFS October Training (October 16) Registration is Open!
9/18/2017 Training Slides
USDA NSLP 2017 Equipment Assistance Grants for SFAs Slides from September 6th Meeting
9/11/2017 Louisiana Fit Kids Blog
Check out Our New Blog!
8/21/2017 Meeting Registration
Farm to School Conference 2017 (October 24) Registration is Open!
6/13/2017 Home
Updated Home and Other Website Pages with New Styles and Graphics!
6/05/2017 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
6/05/2017 Training Slides
CEP Workshop Training Slides from May 17th Meeting
5/29/2017 Meeting Registration
Registrations for State Update (June 27-28) and SFS Manager Training (July 18-19 and July 25-26) are Open!
5/19/2017 Best Practices
Redesigned Best Practices Page with Graphics!
5/19/2017 Meal Pattern
Redesigned Meal Pattern Page with Graphics, Photos and a New MyPlate Louisiana Section!
5/16/2017 Breaking News
Gov. Edwards Announces NGA Partnership to Reduce Child Hunger in LA
5/02/2017 Farm to School
Redesigned Farm to School Interactive Guide with Photos!
4/19/2017 School Wellness
Revised Wellness Policies for NSLP and NSBP Must Be in Place by June 30, 2017
4/19/2017 Search Louisiana Fit Kids
Louisiana Fit Kids is Now Searchable!
4/12/2017 Meeting Registration
SFS Monthly Training (May 17) Registration is Open!
4/11/2017 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
3/17/2017 Smarter Lunchrooms
Redesigned Smarter Lunchrooms Louisiana Page with New Photos and Graphics!
2/24/2017 Meeting Registration
State Update (March 28-30) Registration is Open!
2/17/2017 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing with New Search Box
1/27/2017 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
1/19/2017 What's New?
New What's New? Page
1/19/2017 Best Practices
Good Pine Middle School Garden in La Salle Parish and Good Food Project in Rapides Parish
1/13/2017 Meeting Registration
Smarter Lunchrooms Louisiana Workshop (February 8-9) Agenda
1/09/2017 Meeting Registration
Summer Food Service Program Training for Returning (February 14 and March 7) and New (February 22-23 and April 12-13) Sponsors is Open!
12/09/2016 Meeting Registration
Procurement in the 21st Century (January 18-19) Registration is Open!
12/08/2016 Meeting Registration
Smarter Lunchrooms Louisiana Workshop (February 8-9) Registration is Open!
12/08/2016 Smarter Lunchrooms
New Smarter Lunchrooms Louisiana Page
11/30/2016 Meeting Registration
SFS Manager Training (January 4-5) Registration is Open!
11/30/2016 Calendar
CACFP Regional Training (July 14) and CACFP New Meal Pattern Requirement Training (August 8)
11/28/2016 Home
Enter the 1st Annual Louisiana School Breakfast Video Contest!
11/28/2016 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
11/10/2016 Meeting Registration
SFS Manager Training (January 4-5), Procurement in the 21st Century (January 18-19) and Smarter Lunchrooms Workshop (February 8-9)
11/04/2016 Training Slides
New Training Slides Page and School Food Service Training Slides from October 11th Training
10/11/2016 Farm to School
Louisiana Cycle Menu Seasonality Wheel
10/03/2016 Calendar
SFS Monthly Training (December 26), Procurement in the 21st Century (January 18-19), Team Up: Smarter Lunchrooms Training (February 8) and State Update (March 28-29 and June 27-28)
9/23/2016 Smart Snacks
Pennington Biomedical Smart Snacks Listing
9/23/2016 Calendar
64th Annual School Nutrition Association of Louisiana (SNAL) Conference (June 13-15)
9/15/2016 Meeting Registration
Registration for SFS Monthly Trainings (September 28 and October 11) is Open!!