MyPlate MyState

MyPlate, MyState connects Americans with the foods and flavors grown in their states and regions. Use the information below to find out how the foods grown and raised by Virginia producers can help create a healthy eating style and support local farmers and communities!

Visit the link below to see what foods are locally grown and produced in Virginia.

 

https://www.choosemyplate.gov/virginia

Breakfast is the Most Important Meal of the Day

Eating a full breakfast or a grab n’ go option before the bell has proven to enhance overall student performance.

Children who eat breakfast at school show:

Better scores on
standardized tests
Increased
academic
achievement
Improvement in
key areas such as
concentration,
listening,
comprehension
and memory
Better
behavior
Increased
attendance and
decreased tardiness