Child Nutrition Services
Menus, Carbohydrates and Allergens


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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Child Nutrition Services takes your child's health seriously. We promise to provide a tasty, healthy breakfast and lunch in our school cafes. We are compliant with federal and state regulations and align our school system's wellness program with these guidelines. We continue to increase our offerings with fresh produce, whole grains, and lower-calorie Smart Snacks. We have reduced fats, sodium, and sugars in our daily allowances for student breakfast and lunches. We do not fry foods and serve items containing peanuts or shellfish.

Our menus include:

  • Meals that are made fresh daily
  • Assortments of fresh fruits and veggies 
  • Farm to School locally grown foods
  • Whole Grains
  • 1% unflavored milk, and fat free unflavored and flavored milk.
  • 100% fruit juice
  • Age-appropriate portion sizes
  • Healthy a la carte selections (Smart Snacks) that are right-sized and meet nutrition standards for calories, fat, sugar and sodium.


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August-September 2017 Continuous Learning PreK Menu
August-September 2017 PreK Menu
July-August 2017 Continuous Learning PreK Menu
August-September 2017 Continuous Learning K-8 Menu
August-September 2017 K-8 Menu
July-August 2017 Continuous Learning K-8 Menu
August 2017 Middle College 9-12 Lunch Menu
August 2017 Off Campus 9-12 Menu
August-September 2017 High School Menu
CMS Diet Order 2017
July-August K-8 Continuous Learning Carb and Allergens
July-August PreK Continuous Learning Carb and Allergens

Disclaimer: “All allergy information is obtained from manufactures product labels and is accurate to the best of our knowledge.”

Peanuts and Shellfish are not served in CMS cafeterias.

Special Dietary Needs: 
We can make accommodations for special diets as ordered by your child's health care provider.

Please click below:

Diet Order Form

Diet Order Form Spanish




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