Lunch and Snacks


Parents will be asked to provide nutritional snacks for the class at designated times during the year.

State regulations require that a snack include two of the following elements:

  • Protein
  • Bread
  • Fruit, Vegetable, or 100% fruit juice
  • No hard candy or peanuts are allowed due to safety precautions and allergies. Please see the teacher for a full list of approved snacks.
  • A blessing will be said at snack time.


Children who stay for Afternoon Friends and Kindergarten students must have a packed lunch.

The child’s name should be written outside the lunch box.

State regulations require that lunches include the following elements:

  • Milk
  • Protein
  • Bread
  • 2 vegetables or 1 fruit and 1 vegetable.
  • *If hot dogs, grapes, or other large foods are sent in your child’s lunch box, please cut them into small pieces to eliminate a choking hazard.