Regulation Updates

Competitive Foods

Interim Final Regulation

NYSNA Response To The USDA Competitive Foods Interim Final Regulation

USDA Summary of Smart Snacks in School

Smart Snacks Product Calculator                                                                                                                                                                                        The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) would like to make schools aware of an important new tool which is available to assist program operators with the July 1, 2014, implementation of the interim final rule titled, "National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program: Nutrition Standards for All Foods Sold in School as Required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010."

New Nutrition Standards For Meals Served in Schools: Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010

Final Rule: Nutrition Standards in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs

USDA Makes Permanent Meat and Grain Serving Flexibilities in National School Lunch Program

Short and Long Week Calculations

Letter From USDA

Calories Fact Sheet 

Athletic Programs Fact Sheet

Q & A Regarding the New Nutrition Standards

Cover Letter to Questions

Questions and Answers on the Final Rule

Revised Questions and Answers Related to Certification of Compliance with NSLP Meal Requirements

Breakfast Meal Pattern Q & A for 2013-2014

Questions and Answers on the Breafast Meal Pattern for 2013-2014

Stream At-Risk Meal Participation for School Food

Streamlining At-risk Meal Participation for School Food