Directors Find Something at ANC to Come Back to Every Year
Veteran foodservice directors explain why they attend ANC year after year and how they seek approval from their supervisors. Read More

SNA Welcomes Confirmation of USDA Secretary Perdue
SNA welcomed the confirmation of former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Read More

School Lunch Hero Day is Fast Approaching!
On Friday, May 5th, how will you celebrate the women and men who make a difference in your school meal operation? The sky’s the limit! Check “Justice Is Served,” in the September 2016 issue of School Nutrition, for inspiring examples from last year’s event. Visit the SNA website for more suggestions, downloadable activity sheets and cards that students can complete, a sample press release and more. Read More

Make the Case to Attend #ANC17
You know all the great reasons to attend ANC. But does your supervisor understand? Take advantage of new tools to help you make the case! Read More

New Offsite Pre-Conference Workshop Added at #ANC17
SNA’s 2017 Annual National Conference (ANC) is less than three months away! Be sure to check out the new pre-conference workshop, Farm to Table: A Fresh Approach to School Meals. Read More

Last Chance to View SNA’s Virtual Expo
The countdown has begun. You have only a few more days to learn about the latest products available to K-12 school foodservice through SNA’s inaugural Virtual Expo. Available for free through April 30. Read More

Visit SNA at the 2017 NRA Show!s
Are you planning on attending this year’s National Restaurant Association Show, May 20-23? If you are, stop by the SNA Kiosk (#663) to say hi, pick up the latest copy of School Nutrition magazine or learn more about membership or professional development. It’s not too late to register! Read More

Seventy-one year ago, October 1946, in Chicago, at a combined meeting of the Food Service Directors Conference and the national School Cafeteria Association, the two groups voted to merge and the School Food Service Association was born. This was the first ANC!
Learn more about ANC 2017

Register Now for SNA’s Upcoming Spring Webinars!
Join today’s webinar to learn more about the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), plus register for four upcoming May webinars! Read More

Get the Facts with SNA’s 2017 Little Big Fact Book
SNA’s Little Big Fact Book: The Essential Guide to School Nutrition offers everything you need to know about the fundamentals of school nutrition. Hot off the presses, the 2017 edition is a must-have for anyone and everyone working in and with school nutrition programs, but it’s particularly useful for new foodservice directors and managers, school administrators, manufacturer marketing and sales teams, state and national legislators and media representatives. Purchase your copy today through SNA’s online bookstore! Additional price savings are available for bulk orders. Read More

New Shareable Content for SLHD & More!
SNA partnered with author of the “Lunch Lady” book series, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, to create the official School Lunch Hero Day shareable content that you can share on your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Also, check out the colorful posts to get you, your students and staff ready for summertime and summer meals! Read More

SNA Fills Board Vacancy
SNA Board makes appointments to fill At Large Director vacancy. Read More

Register for SNA's Upcoming Webinar

Today: Community Eligibility: Ensuring Successful Implementation and Expansion

April 30, 2017
Last Day for SNA's Virtual Expo

May 3, 2017
Webinar: Leadership Series: Why Can’t We All Get Along? Dealing with Conflict During Change

May 4-6, 2017
National Leadership Conference

May 5, 2017
School Lunch Hero Day

May 10, 2017
Webinar: Versatile Fruit: Made on American Farms for Kids in Our Schools

May 12, 2017
ANC Early Bird Registration Deadline

May 17-18, 2017
Spring Industry Boot Camp

Featured Recipe
View the April 2017 Food Focus article, It’s Better With Broccoli, to check out this month’s featured recipe, Cheesy Mac and Trees.

School Nutrition Director Serves Up Lunchtime Fun, Eagle-Tribune

American Food for American Schools, American Farm Bureau Federation

Schools Will Soon Have to Put in Writing If They ‘Lunch Shame’, nprEd

Free Webinar Replay: Your ADHD Back-to-School Nutrition and Exercise Plan, ADDitude

School Lunch Price Increase on the Table (N.C.), The Daily Reflector

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