Smart Snacks in School Nutrition StandardsThe Smart Snacks standards are required under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 for all participating National School Lunch Sponsors. National School lunch Sponsor include Public Schools, Private Schools and Residential Child Care Institutions. Prior to The Smart Snack standard being passed, the West Virginia Office of Child Nutrition had established Standards for School Nutrition Policy (4321.1) for Public schools which outlined legislation for all food sold, served and distributed during the school day. Public schools must continue to comply with the stricter standards set by Standards for School Nutrition Policy (4321.1).
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