"The Mission of the School Nutrition Program is to be a partner in the educational process by providing quality meals at a reasonable price and nutrition education opportunities for students that promote healthy children, Ready to Learn. Through good nutrition and healthy habits, every child in Thomas County Schools will be challenged, prepared and successful."
Thomas County Schools Celebrate Lights on Afterschool
The Thomas County School System provides many opportunities for students to attend afterschool programs. One of the newest programs is the addition of Kids Café which provides meals and snacks for students involved in after-school enrichment activities.
Garrison-Pilcher Elementary recieves FFVP Grant for SY 2018
What is Shake It Up?
A movement to change the culture of school nutrition by focusing on three key areas; Tasty Meals, Friendly Cafeterias and Happy Schools.
This initiative was created by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) School Nutrition Team in partnership with the State School Superintendent and State Board of Education .
Watch the video created by Union County High School Multimedia to learn more!
Visit GaSNP's Georgia Farm to School Website for more information: http://gafarmtoschool.org/
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Director of School Nutrition
Ph: (229) 225-4380, ext. 139
Fax: (229) 227-2411
School Nutrition Administrative Assistant
Ph: (229) 225-4380, ext. 138
Fax: (229) 227-2411