School Year: 2023-2024
The Bering Strait School District participates in the School Breakfast Program and National School Lunch Program provided by Alaska Child Nutrition Programs which is federally funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition (FNS). Reimbursement is paid to sponsoring organizations such as BSSD, based on the number of reimbursable meals or milk served to eligible children.
As a participating sponsor, BSSD agrees to operate according the following regulations:
Serve meals that meet federal requirements.
Operate a nonprofit food service program.
Offer free, reduced-price and paid meals to eligible children based on household eligibility.
Do not identify nor discriminate against any eligible child.
Operate food service for all students without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement Non-Discrimination Statement: