Donnell Barton, Director

The purpose of the Office of Child Nutrition and School Health is to assist local school districts and other nonprofit sponsors in assuring that students are well-nourished, healthy, and ready to learn. 

Choose My PlateIn June, 2004, Public Law 108-265, Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act was approved, requiring all local education agencies that participate in the National School Lunch Program to establish a local school wellness policy. 

School Wellness web site
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CACFP is the Child and Adult Care Food Program, a Federal program that supports or provides funding, for healthy meals and snacks served to children and adults receiving day care.


got milk?
The Special Milk Program (SMP)provides milk to children in schools and childcare institutions who do not participate in other Federal meal service programs.


Summer Food Service Program Food (SFSP) Thatís In When School is Out! The need for healthy nutrition does not end when school lets out for the summer.
  School Nutrition Association
The National School Lunch Program provides nutritious lunches and the opportunity to practice skills learned in classroom nutrition education. 


The National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program extend the nutrition and educational benefits to public and private non-profit organizations caring for the youth of Nevada in residential group settings.


Coordinated School Health (CSHP)  includes policies and goals to help instill lifelong healthful habits in school aged children to improve academic success.



Youth Risk Behavior (YRBS)

School Health Profiles Surveillance

School Nutrition Association


Donnell Barton, Director
700 E. Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701

In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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Carson City Main (MAP)
700 E. Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-9200  
Fax: (775) 687-9101

Carson City Satellite (MAP)
755 N. Roop Street, Suite 201
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-7300
Fax: (775) 687-8636

Las Vegas  (MAP)
9890 South Maryland Parkway,
Suite 221
Las Vegas, Nevada 89183
Phone: (702) 486-6458 (8am-5pm)
Fax: (702) 486-6450

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