Programs

 Farm to School

​​​​BVSD's Farm-to-School Program connects students to local food and to the farmers and producers who grow and produce nutritious and delicious food found in school meals.​ Learn all about BVSD's Farm-to-School Program in our new Farm-to-School Manual​.​ ​​​​

Programs include: 
  • Tastings, Chef Demos and Rainbow Days using locally-sourced foods 
  • Farmer visits coordinated with Harvest of the Month 
  • Farm field trips to local farms
  • Parent education and tastings at PTA/PTO meetings 
  • ​Harvest of the Month collector card and bracelet distribution in elementary schools 
  • School Gardens, Garden as a Classroom Workshop and lesson plans

 

​​BVSD's Farm to School education/marketing elements are posted and available for public view and downloading on the Chef Ann Foundation’s “The Lunchbox” website at www.thelunchbox.org​.​​