Welcome to the Nutrition Services Department!__________
We provide lunch, breakfast and snacks to students so they can learn. This web page is designed to provide information you would like to know about our department.
The mission of the Nutrition Services Department is to safeguard the health of the district's children by providing acceptable high quality food and nutritionally well-balanced meals at a moderate cost according to federal, state and district regulations while maintaining a self-supporting, non-profit program.
As a participant in the National School Lunch/Breakfast programs, the departmental goals include to help improve children's food habits, to extend educational influences to the home, and to develop physically fit adults.
Please let us know if you have any questions or would like to comment on our Nutrition Services Program. You may e-mail us at email@example.com.
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Finger Scanning Coming to LPS
LPS is partnering with IdentiMetrics to provide finger scanning in our school cafeterias. Below is information about the finger scanning process and what you can expect as a parent. If your school will be utilizing finger scanning, you will receive information prior to starting.
The Student Identification Finger Scanning Process, How It Works
The Identimetrics Finger Scanning ID System
LPS Biometric Record Privacy Statement
IdentiMetrics website: www.identimetrics.net
Watch this informative news Video
How the process works
Students with Food Allergies Brochure
Food Allergy Facts and Statistics
LPS Video: Caring for Children with Food Allergies
Food Allergy Bullying: It's Not a Joke PSA (Full Version): http://youtu.be/_0AfuBAsJKY via @youtube
Information and forms for free and reduced meal applications.
Posted on April 05, 2016
Guidelines and specifications from the Nebraska Department of Education. If you have specific questions about your child's special diet needs please call 436-1745 to speak with Jessie Coffey, Registered Dietitian.
Posted on March 31, 2016
Attached are photos of entree options for school use. Included are breakfast and lunch entree photos. You may download each individual photo, or an all-inclusive PDF file with text descriptions.
Posted on March 24, 2016
Find out how LPS is working to make lunchrooms smarter!!
Posted on March 22, 2016
Try these family friendly recipes in your kitchen. Encourage your child to join you in shopping, preparing and trying new healthy foods. Children are more willing to try foods that they have had a hand in making!
Posted on October 29, 2015
Information and resources for assisting parents and children with food allergies.
Form needed for children needing special diets to eat a school meal.
Posted on September 04, 2015
Posted on August 04, 2015