Arkansas Department of Education Questions and Answers on the School Breakfast Program Meal Pattern in School Year 2014-15

Memo Information

Memo Number
FIN-14-074
Memo Date
5/16/2014
Memo Type
Informational
Section
Fiscal & Administrative Services
Regulatory Authority
§NA
Response Required
NO
Attention
Co-op Directors; Elementary Principals; Middle School Principals; High School Principals; Superintendents; Child Nutrition Directors

Contact Information

Memo Text

The attached Questions & Answers (QAs) provide guidance on the meal patterns and dietary specifications for meals offered under the School Breakfast Program (SBP). The meal requirements for the SBP were established by the final rule Nutrition Standards in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs (7 CFR 2494, January 13, 2011), which was issued in conformance with the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010. Please see the link to the attachedUSDA Memo SP 43-2014: Questions and Answers on the School Breakfast Program Meal Pattern in School Year 2014-15 (http://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/SP43-2014os.pdf). If you have any questions, please contact your Area Specialist or Laura Richmond.