Free Summer Meals

Summer Food Service Program




The Summer Food Service Program 2016 is in full swing offering breakfast, lunch, snacks or dinner for all children 18 years old and younger. The program, which has been around since 1975, aims to fill the meal gaps that are left when schools are out for the summer. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: July 22, 2016

2016-17 School Calendar/Education News Roundup




In today’s ENR: Davis County teacher compares and contrasts schools in Utah and France, where she began her teaching career. New USDA rule on junk food in schools released today. Future U economics professor discusses her study on how schools fire teachers. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for July 22, 2016. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 27, 2016

Northwest Middle School students Karina and Jasmine Rubalcava.




In today’s ENR: Utah has 45 new locations to provide free summer meals for children 18 and under. Meet the 14-year-old twin sisters who represented Utah’s middle school team at the MESA national engineering competition. The “Sky is not falling with new route to teacher licensing” a commentary by Cynthia Phillips on the recently approved ” Academic Path to Teaching program.” Timpview High School gets familiar face as new principal. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 27, 2016. . . . → Read More

CNP Grant Opportunities

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Attention Utah public schools: Check out these grant opportunities for your school nutrition programs. . . . → Read More

USDA Officials visit Mound Fort Jr. High

Lunchtime at Mound Ford Junior High School.




Ogden School District and Utah State Office of Education (USOE) welcomed officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service this week. Regional Division Director Darlene Sanchez, Branch Chief of School Nutrition David Von Behren and Penny Burke, Management Analyst were in Utah to visit Mound Fort Junior High School and learn about the district’s school lunch program and more specifically the success the district has had with the Community Eligibility Provision, (CEP). . . . → Read More

Food that’s in when school is out

Summer Food Service Program Ogden Location




The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is operating at several locations in Utah this summer. The purpose of SFSP is to provide meals to children ages 18 and younger during the summer months when school is out. . . . → Read More

Looking into a Healthy Future in Provo

Provo School District Meals




The Provo school meals team has a theme every year and builds their menus and activities around it. This year’s theme is “Moving into the Future.” School Food Service Director Jenilee McComb said, “We’re always looking forward.” . . . → Read More

New School Year, Healthier Meals




Students across Utah and the rest of the country will see some changes in their in school meals in the 2012-13 academic year. New federal nutrition standards for schools will go into effect this year. . . . → Read More