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April 22-26, 2024

Orlando, Florida

CACFP · Afterschool Meals · Summer Food

Program Admin/Oprerations Track | CEU Specialty 2 | Beginner

Serving School Meals to Preschoolers

Sometimes, schools must serve meals to a variety of grades at the same time. This is usually due to operational constraints, such as time and space. While this is allowed, there are good reasons to avoid co-mingled meal service. Learn the differences between preschool and K-5 meal patterns and get ideas on how to avoid co-mingled meal service. 

  1. Explore meal pattern considerations when serving preschool students in a school setting.
  2. Understand co-mingling when serving preschool students.
  3. Hear from State Agency and Sponsor staff regarding on-the ground experiences with serving preschoolers in a school setting.

Presented by

Xaviera Davis 2024 Web

Xaviera Davis, MS

Program Analyst, USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Jill Ladd 2024 Web

Jill Ladd, MPH, RDN, LD

Nutritionist, USDA Food and Nutrition Service

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