HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms (HUSSC: SL):
Recognizing Excellence in Nutrition and Physical Activity
HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms ResourcesHealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms Application
Schools, school districts, and residential child care institutions (RCCI's) applying for the HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms (HUSSC: SL) on or after August 31, 2014, must apply using the HUSSC: SL 2014 Criteria and Application, found here.
HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms
USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.
Smarter Lunchroom Resources
Promote healthy eating behaviors with simple changes to the lunchroom environment at your school.
HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms Menu Planning Basics and Smarter Tactics for Success
Institute of Child Nutrition.
Training resources to assist school districts in pursuing the Challenge, focused on how food-based menus, standardized recipes, and production records can be used as the foundation for meeting the awards criteria.
Success Stories and HUSSC Promotion
Recess / Recess Before Lunch
The daily exercise that results from recess helps to improve health and physical fitness, and there are many benefits to scheduling recess before lunch. Use these resources to learn more!
Walk or Bike to School
Communities can increase opportunities for daily physical activity by encouraging children to walk or bike to and from school. Use these resources to start or enhance a program in your area!