Menu Planning

Girl eating sandwich Nutrition Standards for School Meals

Includes regulations, information about menu planning and nutrient analysis software, and the Child Nutrition Labeling Program.

Menu Planning Tools

Menu planning tools, sample menus, and nutrient analysis information for school food service professionals.

Salt Shaker bubbles What’s Shaking: Creative Ways to Boost Flavor with Less Sodium

A national collaborative sodium reduction initiative to foster creative ways to boost flavor and maximize taste to support efforts to lower the sodium content of school meals. This Web site is dedicated to helping the school community find the resources they need to ensure school meals meet current sodium standards.