School Nutrition Director
School Nutrition Program Coordinator
Owensboro Ind KY District Snapshot report.pdf
2017-2018 School Nutrition Report Card
OPS Wins National Summer Feeding Award
The United States Department of Agriculture recently recognized Owensboro Public Schools with its silver Turnip the Beet award for OPS’ Summer Feeding Program. This is the inaugural year for the Turnip the Beet award. According to the USDA website, the awards recognize Summer Meal Program sponsors who work hard to offer high quality meals that are appetizing, appealing and nutritious. Summer sites have the opportunity to positively impact children’s healthy development offering nutritious meals and encouraging children to develop health habits at a young age.
“When you receive national recognition for your work to improve the lives of your students, it’s an absolute honor,” said Kaitlyn Blankendaal, OPS food service supervisor.
“Our staff works tirelessly in the summer heat to provide basic needs for kids,” said Lisa McCarty, chief operating officer.
Forty-nine sponsors from across the country earned awards. Two Kentucky programs including OPS won awards.
“Our new summer feeding mobile was a huge hit in its first summer. It allowed us to adjust some of our feeding sites to where the kids were around mealtimes. Any time ...
2017 SUMMER FEEDING SITE FLYER
COME EAT WITH US THIS SUMMER - 18 AND UNDER EAT FREE
Summer17 Site Flyer
SUMMER 2017 - OPS School Nutrition will have two mobile feeding sites bringing free meals (children 18 and under) closer to home.
Be sure to look at both pages!
1811 Taylor Avenue
Louisville, KY 40213
2803 Tamarack Road
Owensboro, KY 42301
Prairie Farms Dairy
300 Main Street
Holland, IN 47541
6201 Buchannan Avenue
Bardstown, KY 40004
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