School Food & Nutrition
Lunch Menu

School Lunch at Victory
The Portsmouth Public Schools recognizes the link between student health and learning and desires to provide a comprehensive program promoting health eating and physical activity in division students. The Portsmouth Public Schools recognizes the link between student health and learning and desires to provide a comprehensive program promoting health eating and physical activity in division students.

Paying For Lunch
Parents, students, and staff can now create and maintain an account online to prepay for school meals! Visit: MySchoolBucks to create and maintain an account.

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Cost
The cost for a school lunch for the 2014-2015 school year is as follows:

  • Paid Student - $1.45
  • Reduced Student - $0.40
  • Adult- $2.80

Free and Reduced

 

School Food & Nutrition
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The nutritional content of foods and beverages donated for class parties or other school events should meet the same nutrition guidelines as for food items sold at school. Snacks served during the school day will make a positive contribution to the student’s diet and health.


Beverages

  • 100% fruit juices or fruit juice drinks with a minimum of 20% fruit juice, water, diet drinks, sports drinks, and low-fat or non-fat milk.

Snacks

  • 300 calories or less per item.
  • No more that 35% of the calories from fat (except nuts and seeds).
  • No more that 15% of the calories from saturated fat per serving.
  • No more that 35% weight by sugar.

Celebrations

  • Meet the nutrition guidelines in the Wellness Policy
  • Mini-cupcakes may be purchased and served during lunch time only.

Fundraisers

  • Non food (stationery, balloons, etc. rather than food based fundraisers).
  • That promotes physical activity.