Everybody learns better and is happier with a full stomach! Successfully nourishing the mind requires nourishing the body. Our friendly staff prepares and serves well-balanced and nutritious meals to all students at Piñon USD at no cost. We receive government funding for our free meal program under Provision 2 of the USDA School Meal program.
Do you know what it means to eat and be healthy? Did you know your food choices and activity level affect how you feel today – and in the future? Here’s a few tips provided by the USDA at ChooseMyPlate.gov about how you can make a great plate. Visit their website for tons of tips and a cool calorie SuperTracker to keep you on a healthy path.
- Balance calories
- Enjoy your food, but eat less
- Avoid oversized portions
- Eat more vegetables, fruits, whole grains, and fat free or 1% milk and dairy products.
- Make half your plate fruit and vegetables
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