Welcome to Nutrition Services!
Visit the Newton County School System Job Center website to fill out an online application.
Look for the Substitute Nutrition Worker job posting under NCSS Employment Opportunities and fill out the Classified Application.
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NCSS School Nutrition wins a 2016 Golden Radish Award!
On Monday, October 24, 2016, districts from around the state were honored with the Golden Radish Award at the State Capitol. Districts were honored by State School Superintendent Richard Woods, Commissioner of Agriculture Gary Black, Public Health Commissioner Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., and Georgia Organics Board Chair Mandy Mahoney for their extraordinary work in farm to school.
NCSS School Nutrition proudly participates in the Farm to School Program!
We proudly feature locally grown items on our menus. Fresh cucumber, tomatoes, peaches, and blueberries, just to name a few. We are the recipient of a 2016 Golden Radish Award which honors school districts that have school gardens, feature locally grown food items, and provide Farm to School education!
Farm-to-School for Fresh Fruits & Vegetables
Across the country, an increasing number of schools and districts have begun to source more foods locally and to provide complementary educational activities to students that emphasize food, farming, and nutrition. This nationwide movement is designed to enrich children’s bodies and minds while supporting local economies is often referred to as “farm to school.”
A Farm-to-School Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program can be an important catalyst for change in our efforts to combat childhood obesity by helping children learn more healthful eating habits. It has also been proven to be a successful way to introduce kids and teens to a variety of produce that they otherwise might not have the opportunity to sample.
Good nutrition and learning go hand in hand.