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The Child Nutrition Department prepares all food and supplies, which are delivered daily to forty-two (42) schools for approximately 32,670 students.

PSJA ISD currently operates under Community Eligibility Provision, which means that all students are offered a free breakfast, lunch, and after-school snack regardless of economic status. Supper meals are offered in schools where educational enrichment programs are provided. The Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program is available at (10) elementary schools. For more information on the FFVP follow this link: http://www.psjaisd.us/Page/6424

Special diets are provided to students with special needs who provide a statement signed by a licensed physician.

Breakfast in the classroom is provided for some students. Every student will have the opportunity to start his or her day with a great head start....BREAKFAST! Remember, breakfast is the most important meal of the day!

The Child Nutrition Program is proud of their homemade menu items which includes:

 
Taco meat casero
Charro beans
Marinera meat sauce
Whole wheat rolls
Baked mini subs
Granola
Croutons
Assorted cookies
Chef salads
Tuna salad
Tangy chipotle chicken salad
Taco salad
Spanish rice
Ginger rice
Marinara sauce
Brown & white gravy
Red & green salsa
Mashed potatos
German potato salad
Assorted flavored dressings


These are some of the numerous items produced daily. With the help of all departments, which include, satellite school employees, cooks, bakery, salad department, distribution, sanitation, warehouse, truck drivers, and the child nutrition department office staff, the students at PSJA are fed nutritious and well-balanced meals daily.

NONDISCRMINATION POLICY:

 In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. 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: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 
De conformidad con la Ley Federal de Derechos Civiles y los reglamentos y políticas de derechos civiles del Departamento de Agricultura de los EE. UU. (USDA, por sus siglas en inglés), se prohíbe que el USDA, sus agencias, oficinas, empleados e instituciones que participan o administran programas del USDA discriminen sobre la base de raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o en represalia o venganza por actividades previas de derechos civiles en algún programa o actividad realizados o financiados por el USDA.

Las personas con discapacidades que necesiten medios alternativos para la comunicación de la información del programa (por ejemplo, sistema Braille, letras grandes, cintas de audio, lenguaje de señas americano, etc.), deben ponerse en contacto con la agencia (estatal o local) en la que solicitaron los beneficios. Las personas sordas, con dificultades de audición o discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con el USDA por medio del Federal Relay Service [Servicio Federal de Retransmisión] al (800) 877-8339. Además, la información del programa se puede proporcionar en otros idiomas.

Para presentar una denuncia de discriminación, complete el Formulario de Denuncia de Discriminación del Programa del USDA, (AD-3027) que está disponible en línea en: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html y en cualquier oficina del USDA, o bien escriba una carta dirigida al USDA e incluya en la carta toda la información solicitada en el formulario. Para solicitar una copia del formulario de denuncia, llame al (866) 632-9992. Haga llegar su formulario lleno o carta al USDA por: (1) correo: 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; o (3) correo electrónico: program.intake@usda.gov.

Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

 

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