Meal Service Styles - 9/3/14
PDF This document describes the different ways that meals can be served to CACFP participants. It includes descriptions of pre-plated, family style, combination and cafeteria style types of meal service.
Portion Menu Sample - 12/10/14
This sample portion menu illustrates the type of information that must be included on the form (e.g. planned menu items and planned portion sizes per age group).
Portion Menu Template - 2/9/15
PDF Portion menu template that can be used to record two weeks of menus (e.g. breakfast, lunch, suppers or snacks) and the planned portion size for each food item for each age group.
John Garcia, principal of Cedar Park Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) School in Apple Valley, has been named the 2015 Science and Mathematics Elementary and Middle Level Principal of the Year. Created through a partnership between the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA), the award recognizes the importance of fostering lifelong science literacy and the key role principals play in developing a culture that encourages student interest in math and science.