McIntosh County School Nutrition
The mission statement of the McIntosh County Nutrition Department is to be a partner in the educational process by providing high quality, nutritious meals that appeal to students and staff, and providing nutrition education learning opportunities that promote good health and the implementation of the local wellness policy.   
Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)  

The McIntosh County School Nutrition Program is fortunate to have the opportunity to participate in CEP. The Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010 includes the implementation of CEP to ensure that every student in low income neighborhoods can participate in the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs. By Participating in CEP, all students in grades PK-12 will automatically eat breakfast and lunch at no cost, without filling out a lunch application. 

 
 
Public Media Release School Year 2021-2022

NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH/SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAMS

The Georgia Department of Education School Nutrition Program announces that Georgia schools may
participate in the Seamless Summer Option for the National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs in
school year 2022. A school district or a single school may offer meals at no charge to all students.
Households are not required to complete meal applications to qualify for meals at no cost.


Non-Discrimination Statement

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.


 
Mission of the Georgia School Nutrition Program
Provide leadership, training and technical assistance, and resources so that local program personnel may deliver quality meals and education that contribute to the nutritional well-being of Georgians and their performance at work and school.

Vision of the Georgia School Nutrition Program
Be the authority and resource for Georgia school nutrition programs so that every child in school has healthy choices, every day.

                                                                               
          
 
Mrs. Rose Harrison, Nutrition Director
McIntosh County Board of Education
1100B C.A. DeVillars Road
Darien, Georgia 31305
912.437.6645
          
                                                                                                                                                                        
Contact

Phone: 912.437.6645 
Fax: 912.437.2140