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    Apply to Join the Task Force
    Posted on 11/18/2016

    Seattle Public Schools is seeking a diverse group of community members to serve on the Nutrition Services Policies Task Force, whose purpose is to assist Seattle Public Schools staff in developing School Board policies and Superintendent procedures.

    The primary purpose of the Nutrition Services Task Force is assist the Superintendent in revising policies and procedures that:

    • Align with Policy No. 3405, Student Wellness, and identify strategies that support providing opportunities to close the gap in student achievement;
    • Include all requirements of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) while providing cost effective meals that support the district’s culturally diverse population;
    • Include appropriate recommendations from the Washington State School Directors Association model policy and procedure; and
    • Identify and incorporate best practices as contained in the Prismatic Services, Inc. consultant study of Seattle Public Schools Nutrition Services Department; and
    • Create policies that increase meal participation rates to ensure that each and every student has access to nutritious foods to enable them to focus on learning.

    Please completed the attached application and return by December 2, 2016 to be considered. Application for Nutrition Services Policies Task Forcepdf icon

    If you have questions, you may contact Joan Dingfield jodingfield@seattleschools.org