School Food and Beverage Policy




The School Food and Beverage Policy requires school boards to ensure that all food and beverages offered for sale in their schools, for school purposes, meet the nutrition standards.

The school board and the school principal play important leadership roles in ensuring that all Ministry of Education policies are implemented. Effective planning at both the school board and school level will assist with the implementation of the School Food and Beverage Policy.

As you work your way through the content of this module, it will help you to:
  • cover image of the school food and beverage policyReview the implementation requirements.
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the school and school board in the planning, implementation and monitoring.
  • Understand the role of an implementation committee.
  • Reflect upon the implementation process.
  • Determine compliance with the School Food and Beverage Policy.