• All foods sold during the school day are required to meet certain 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.
     
    Would you like to find out if your product meets the USDA's Smart Snacks in School nutrition standards?  Click the link below to answer a few questions, then print and save the information for your records. 
     
    Smart Snacks Calculator
     
     
    *Results from this calculator have been determined by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to be accurate in assessing product compliance with the Federal requirements for Smart Snacks in Schools provided the information is not misrepresented when entered into the Calculator. 

  • In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
     
    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication Texas Department of Agriculture – July 18, 2018 Other Operational Issues 19.12 for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
     
    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
     
    (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture,
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights,
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW,
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
     
    (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
     
    (3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.
     
    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.