Healthy School Nutrition Environment

The Schol Day Just Got Healthier Toolkit Healthier School Day

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Find various toolkits and resources from USDA to help schools offer healthier and appealing meals and snacks that meet national nutrition standards. Check out the “Tools for Schools” and the “Energize Your Day with School Breakfast” toolkit.


Girl eating school lunch Support Healthier School Lunches

Center for Science in the Public Interest.


Healthy Eating Design Guidelines for School Architecture

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Make school environments more conducive to practicing healthy eating by optimizing physical resources and learning spaces. These design guidelines cover 10 domains of the school food environment (e.g., cafeteria, kitchen, garden) and 5 core healthy eating design principles.


School Health Guidelines School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CDC combined the research and best practices for promoting healthy eating and physical activity in schools into nine guidelines. The guidelines serve as the foundation for developing, implementing, and evaluating school-based healthy eating and physical activity policies and practices for students.