Welcome to theSchool Nutrition ProgramIT IS OUR VISIONThat the School Nutrition Program of Augusta County Public Schools shall provide students the opportunity to enjoy nutritionally balanced, affordable, and delicious school meals that promote learning readiness and healthy eating behaviors.MISSION STATEMENTTo complement and support the education environment through providing students with dining experiences that will provide a social break to the school day in a friendly atmosphere with timely service of healthy choices and a variety of foods prepared and served in a safe manner.CHILDREN MUST EATTO LEARN AND LEARNTO EATThe School Nutrition Program (SNP) is an important part of the total education program. It serves to safeguard the health and well-being of children by providing nutritious kid-friendly meals each school day at prices families can afford. The program is designed to give students healthy choices and a better understanding of good nutrition for a lifetime of healthy eating habits.School Nutrition and learning go hand in hand. Studies have found that school meals, particularly school breakfast, can improve students' brain function and their ability to do well in school.Dr. Ron Abernathy - SNP SupervisorPhone: (540) 245-5127Cathy W. Johnson - SNP AccountantPhone: (540) 245-5159
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Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202 690-7442; or (3) email: firstname.lastname@example.org. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.This site can be accessed by using the following link: