In accordance with Federal Law and U. S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
Colleton County School District Office of Student Nutrition believes that Hungry Minds Can Not Learn; Therefore, Colleton County School District agrees with the SC Department of Education Office of Health and Nutrition when they say: "Research has shown that participation in the School Breakfast Program improves a child's school preparedness and long-term dietary intake. In addition, children who participated in the School Breakfast Program had significantly higher standardized achievement test scores than eligible non participants, as well as reduced absence and tardiness rates. For these reasons, the School Breakfast Program is an important part of education for South Carolina school students."
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-999 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.