National School Breakfast Week

National School Breakfast Week

Celebrate The School Breakfast Program (SBP) during National School Breakfast Week March 5-9! The SBP provides cash assistance to states to operate nonprofit breakfast programs in schools and residential childcare institutions. The Food and Nutrition service administers the SBP at the Federal level. State education agencies administer the SBP at the state level, and local school food authorities operate the Program in schools.


MyPlate Guide To School Breakfast

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

This infographic highlights healthy foods that are part of a balanced school breakfast.  Learn about why eating breakfast is important for learning, and how parents can help their child eat a healthy breakfast at school.


Breakfast event Start Your Day Off on the Right Foot

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

Help children start their day off on the right foot by holding a walk to breakfast event at your elementary or middle school! 


MyPlate Starting Our Day With MyPlate

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

In this lesson, students continue to discover how eating healthy foods helps them to learn, play, and grow. They will reflect on how internal hunger and fullness cues are the body’s way of saying when to eat and when to stop eating. Finally, students will discover how breakfast can give them the energy they need to start the day.


School Breakfast Program School Breakfast Program

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services.

Includes guidance materials, program history, regulations, menu planning information, income eligibility guidelines, and more.


Launch Your Day With Breakfast Launch Your Day With Breakfast

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

Get ideas for encouraging children to fuel up to help their days take off from the Team Nutrition Event Booklet. 


Team Nutrition Poster Team Nutrition Elementary School Posters

USDA. Food and Nutrition Services. Team Nutrition.

Launch Your Day with Breakfast Elementary School Posters. Use these posters to encourage elementary school children to make healthy food choices... Including starting the day with Oatmeal! 


What's cooking Breakfast Recipes

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Find some recipes from the What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl.


Veggies What's in Season Guide

Discover when various fruits and vegetables are in season!