Elementary Cafeteria’s March Newsletter

The Nutrition Team is excited to see our students returning to school and want to share with you what we have planned to celebrate National Nutrition Month, Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and National School Breakfast Week!

        National Nutrition Month

We will be offering a variety of new fresh fruits and vegetables for students to try and fun activities related to eating healthy all month.


   National School Breakfast Week March 8th – 12th

Daily- Join us for breakfast and you may be lucky bag or tray winner.

March 8th- Wear your favorite teams jersey or t-shirt to breakfast.

March 9th- Be a breakfast champion!  Join us for breakfast and have your picture taken in the winner’s circle.

March 10th- Pajama Day- take a selfie while enjoying breakfast in your PJ’s at home and send to dbuckner@alleghany.k12.va.us.  We will post pictures from the entire week on the ACPS social media pages.

March 11th- Breakfast challenge!  If 90% or more students eat breakfast today, all students will receive a treat tomorrow during lunch.

March 12th- Turn in your activity sheets or coloring sheets to the cafeteria at breakfast today to help us decorate our serving areas.

The nutrition team is training hard to get ready for all these fun events in March! We hope you are ready for the challenge and look forward to seeing you at breakfast and lunch!

BREAKFAST and LUNCH is FREE for all students this school year.

Check out our daily grab-n-go breakfast and lunch options at the bottom of our hot-n-ready menu.

Elementary schools offer snacks, juice and water for purchase daily during lunch.  You may pre-pay or pay daily for these items, they may not be charged.

Snacks small-.50 cents  large-$1.00

Juice & Water- $1.00 - $1.45


Thank you,

Debra Buckner, Division Cafeteria Manager