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National School Lunch Week October 9-13, 2017

NSLW2017

We’re celebrating #NSLW17 October 9-13!  Did you know that #schoollunch professionals serve 30 million students each day?  Our #schoollunch crew is ready to serve & celebrate!  Come join the fun! Read More »

2017-18 Lunch Applications

Lunch Applications

If your child was receiving free or reduced meal benefits last school year, you will need to complete a new 2017-18 application by October 9th 2017 to avoid a lapse in benefits.  Applications can be found on our Child Nutrition website at newton-conover.org or can be picked up in the school office.  If you have questions, please call Child Nutrition ... Read More »

Farm to School ~ Cafeteria Feature of the Day

Broccoli salad

Nutritious school food helps students develop lifelong healthy eating habits. It also contributes to a culture of wellness at school, reinforcing nutrition education messages from teachers. Healthy school food can also increase school connectedness and reinforce to children, families and community that students’ health and well-being are valued.  https://healthyschoolscampaign.org/policy/food/ Read More »

NCMS Cafeteria builiding relationships

NCMS lunch

Our NCMS Cafeteria staff takes pride in building relationships with students! Fuel learning: Healthy meals support schools’ core mission of education, especially when it comes to boosting students’ concentration, focus and cognitive function. A vast body of research shows that improved nutrition in schools leads to increased focus and attention, improved test scores and better classroom behavior.  https://healthyschoolscampaign.org/policy/food/ Read More »

September Menus

SMILE

NC High~Discovery High Newton-Conover Middle Shuford~North Newton~South Newton Conover School More @ Four Snacks   Read More »

Breakfast for Lunch today at North Newton Summer Feeding!

Breakfast for Lunch

Try our popular and delicious Breakfast for Lunch today at North Newton’s Summer Feeding site.  Sides include Potato Tots and Mandarin Oranges.  Lunch is served daily from 11:45 to 1:oo.  Come join us! Read More »

2017/2018 Free and Reduced Applications

Pulled Pork

Free and Reduced Applications are available now on our NCCS Child Nutrition website and at all schools.  Click here for the link! Here are some interesting facts to know: Only one application per family is needed. If a household receives a letter over the summer indicating that they qualify for free and reduced benefits, they do not have to fill out ... Read More »

Universal Breakfast at South Newton and North Newton for 2017/2018

Universal Breakfast

Universal Breakfast is being offered at South Newton and North Newton Elementary for 2017/2018.  So what does Universal Breakfast mean?  It means Breakfast is served at NO COST to every student!   Breakfast is Brain Fuel! Studies show that students who eat breakfast… Have improved attendance and less tardiness Are able to pay attention longer Demonstrate better behavior in the ... Read More »

Pulled Pork Sandwich Today at North Newton ~Summer Feeding

Pulled Pork

Come One, Come All… and try this Delicious Pulled Pork Sandwich, Fresh Cantaloupe Chunks and Sweet Potato Fries! Lunch is served at NO COST 11:45 am to 1:00 pm ~    18 years and under! Location:  North Newton Elementary 221 West 26th Street Newton, NC   Read More »

Homemade Chicken Enchiladas at North Newton Elementary

Enchiladas

What was for lunch today at North Newton’s summer feeding site you ask??  Homemade Chicken Enchiladas, Pinto Beans and Fresh Watermelon Chunks!  Summer Feeding is available to all 18 yrs and under at NO COST. Come join us Monday thru Friday! Breakfast served 7:45 to 8:45    Lunch   11:45 to 1:00 Click the link below for our July menu ... Read More »