Resources

Nutrition and Wellness Programs


Administrative Handbook SY2015-16

The School Nutrition Programs Administrative Handbook is available to be downloaded as one complete document, or individual sections.

Complete Handbook 

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Administrative Handbook by Section

Administrative Handbook SY2016-17 — Coming Soon!

The School Nutrition Programs Administrative Handbook is available to be downloaded as one complete document, or individual sections.

Complete Handbook 



Administrative Handbook by Section


  • Cover Page and Table of Contents
  • Civil Rights Statement and Requirements
  • Overview of Child Nutrition Programs
  • Menu Planning and Meal Pattern Requirements
  • USDA Smart Snacks in Schools
  • WINS Online Questionnaire, Reports and Claims
  • Electronic Direct Certification
  • Certification of Eligibility – Processing Household Eligibility Applications
  • Benefit Issuance and Meal Counting
  • Verification
  • Federal and Stte Regulations
  • Reviews
  • Procurement
  • USDA Foods
  • Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) and Provisions 1, 2, & 3
  • Residential Child Care Institutions (RCCIs)