Merlinda Elementary School

Food Services

A Message From Nutritional Services


Our goal is to elevate learning by serving healthy food and promoting nutrition and exercise, both in school and at home. Nutrition Services is committed to students' health, well-being, and their ability to learn by encouraging lifelong healthy eating habits along with activities that support physical fitness.

Food and beverages sold or served at school meet the nutrition recommendations of the U.S. Dietary Guidelines and are served by qualified child nutrition professionals. We provide students with access to a variety of affordable and appealing foods that meet the health and nutrition needs of students.


Click here for information on the Free and Reduced Meal Program, Menus, Healthy Snack Ideas, etc.

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Healthy Snack Ideas

Check out these healthy snack ideas!