The Manchester Essex Foodservice Department's goal is to provide all students with healthy, well-balanced and affordable meals. Our vision is to not only provide nutritious meals, but to also educate all students in how to make healthy nutritious choices in their lives. To help us all better understand nutrition issues today, the Foodservices Department has gathered the Nutritional Links above.
It has been proven through countless scientific studies that students of all economic levels that are adequately nourished perform at a higher academic level than those students who are not. Studies have also shown that students who eat school breakfast and lunches consume more nutrients than those who do not.
Parents are essential partners in the health and wellness of children, both during and outside of the school day. Take a look at what you can do at school and at home. Click on the Tray Talk picture below to be redirected to the traytalk.org website, to find out what is happening with our School's Nutrition.