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Success Stories
Big Spring ISD Makes the Most of Great Grant Opportunities  Maximize 

Magnolia ISD Recognized for Taking Steps to Increase Participation  Maximize 

2016 National School Lunch Week Successes
During National School Lunch Week 2016, students across Texas had the opportunity to "Vote for a Winning Lunch." The Texas Department of Agriculture developed ballots, a ballot box and other resources schools could use to encourage students to declare victory for good nutrition.
Commissioner Miller Visits Alice ISD for National School Lunch Week  Maximize 

School Lunch Candidates Debate at Copperas Cove ISD  Maximize 

School Lunch Candidates Hit Campaign Trail in Judson  Maximize 

2015 National School Lunch Week Success Stories
In October 2015, schools across Texas used the Texas Department of Agriculture theme "Discover the Great Plate of Texas with a Healthy Lunch"  to successfully introduce students to local products during National School Lunch Week, Farm Fresh Fridays and Local Products Challenge events. Success stories here and on the Farm Fresh Fridays pages show the innovation and creativity Texas schools use to introduce students to healthy meals.
Magnolia ISD Helped Students Discover Healthy Texas Foods  Maximize 

Coppell ISD Serves up Fun with Food Art, Local Products  Maximize 

2014 National School Lunch Week Success Stories

Texas students celebrated National School Lunch Week (NSLW) 2014 during the week of October 13-17 with the theme “Score Big with a Healthy Texas Lunch.” Across Texas, NSLW and the Texas Department of Agriculture's Local Products Challenge created excitement about school meals and Texas products. Success stories from the 2014 NSLW are featured below.

Magnolia Students Celebrate the Tastes of Texas During NSLW  Maximize 

Eagle Mountain-Saginaw school gets Rowdy for NSLW  Maximize 

Texas Pumpkins Take Center Stage at Sanger ISD NSLW Celebration  Maximize 

Special Guests Help Lackland ISD Serve Tasty School Lunches  Maximize 

2013 NSLW Success Stories
The schools featured below were included in the School Nutrition Association magazine's coverage of the 2013 National School Lunch Week celebration. Read about the National School Lunch Week successes from school districts across Texas.
Anthony ISD Lassoes a Texas-Size Celebration  Maximize 

Raymondville ISD Students Extend NSLW Celebration by Decorating Texas Grown Pumpkins  Maximize 

Round Rock ISD Features Tasty Texas Foods for NSLW  Maximize 

Harlingen CISD Shines During National School Lunch Week  Maximize 

Special Guests Serve Up NSLW Fun at North East ISD  Maximize 

Glen Rose ISD Students Explore New Foods for NSLW  Maximize 

Copperas Cove ISD Shows Texas-Size Enthusiasm for NSLW  Maximize 

La Vernia ISD Hosts Long List of NSLW Events  Maximize 

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, 
color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.  
 
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
 
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:  
mail: 
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW 
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; 
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or 
(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.
 
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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