Smart Snacks

Smart Snacks!  What's that?

Since the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year, all foods sold at school during the school day are required to meet nutrition standards.  The Smart Snacks in School regulation applies to foods sold a la carte, in the school store, vending machines and any other venues where food is sold to students.  For more information about Smart Snacks click on this link:   A Guide to Smart Snacks in Schools 2019-2020     

Now that I know about Smart Snacks, where can I buy them?

Smart Snacks are available at any grocery store, just utilize the Healthy Snack Calculator to ensure they meet the guidelines. Also, some stores like Amazon and Costco also offer convenient websites that highlight the available items that meet Smart Snack Standards.  

What Beverages Are Considered Smart Snacks? Smart Snack Beverages               
 
Need Ideas? Smart Snacks in Schools                             

To find out if your Snack is a Smart Snack utilize the Healthy Snack Calculator link below!

https://foodplanner.healthiergeneration.org/calculator/