• Nutrition Services

    Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) Nutrition Services provides meal service through the National School Lunch Program for 100 K-12 schools and two charter schools.  We offer lunch at all schools, breakfast at 75 schools, after school snack at 73 schools and a pilot supper program to students enrolled in the after school programs at 12 schools.  Overall we serve approximately 8,500 breakfasts, 21,000 lunches, 8,400 snacks and 500 suppers each day.  Nutrition Services has approximately 300 employees providing services to the students and staff at 90 cafeterias (one cafeteria can provide service to two to four schools).  We work to ensure that all of our children develop healthy lifestyles that allow them to focus on academic achievement.
    Looking for more information?  Please read our "Frequently Asked Questions" page, also available in SpanishCambodianChinese, and Vietnamese
    We also invite you to check out our work in context of the history of the school meals!
    For our Administrators and Clerical Handbook for 2015-2016, click here

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    If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

    Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).
Last Modified on September 14, 2017