New School Food Guidelines

New School Food Guidelines

The new Provincial School Food Guidelines (SFG) have been finalized and are available through the link below and online at the Department of Health and Community Services. These SFG have been informed by broad school stakeholder engagement from Regional Health Authorities, districts, schools, school food providers, and the community. The NLESD has now begun the process of implementing the new SFG.

It is also very important for parents and caregivers to know about the new SFG and to understand why it is important to support a healthy school food environment. Please see the attached communication you may choose to use in your e-newsletters, or on your school website and social media accounts. In this communication, you will find links to resources developed for parents and caregivers, including: