General Nutrition

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Under USDA regulations, Edgewood ISD Child Nutrition Services is required to provide menu modifications and/or substitutions to students with life threatening allergies, or for students with disabilities that restrict their diet. Proper nutrition us fuel for great academic performance. When nutritional needs are met, students have the cognitive energy to learn and achieve. All meals served meet the USDA guidelines, which are based on MyPlate recommendations. For additional guidance on general healthy eating, visit The information on this website is supported by scientific research and is used as a resource of best practices for nutrition professionals. Although you may come across various websites an individuals promoting health and wellness, please remember that Registered Dietitians (RD)/Registered Dietitian Nutrititionists (RDN) are certified as the experts in nutrition information.

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