Nutrition & Wellness
Nutrition Education and Community Outreach

A Recipe for a Healthy School. From students making healthier choices to improved academic performance, nutrition education can benefit the whole school. 

Lintons’ dedicated Director of Child Nutrition Education and Community Outreach will work directly with school representatives and its community to implement Child Nutrition Educational Programs. The curriculum is taught through assemblies, teaching aides, and other various resource materials for classroom education. Lintons promotes proper nutrition and exercise for all students. 

  • Grade-specific instruction and lessons.
  • Uses vocabulary and activities appropriate for each age.
  • Incorporates STEAM = Science & Technology interpreted through Engineering & the Arts, all based in Mathematical elements.
  • Focus is on one topic at a time and lessons build on each other allowing students to absorb and understand what they’ve learned.
  • Culinary classes to compliment the nutrition education puts lessons into practice, students discover how to make healthy smoothies, no bake energy bites, and how to grow their own food.

We serve as a community resource in the area of nutrition education to parents, students, health services and other civic groups. Connecting with local community partners we strengthening students experiences which are valuable lessons far beyond the classroom. This comprehensive approach to nutrition education and eating healthy, include Vetri Community Partnership, Greener Partners and The Food Trust organizations.

  • Are experts in NSLP regulations
  • Participate in community health fairs
  • Support farm to school initiatives
  • Participates in Healthy School Wellness Committee
  • Assists in preparation of Administration Review
  • Monitor and communicate Child Nutrition State and Federal regulations
TEAM Nutrition

We create a supportive nutrition environment which plays a fundamental role in shaping lifelong healthy behaviors and can have a powerful influence on a students' eating habits. 

Lintons utilize various nutrition and fitness resources to design posters prominetly displayed in your cafeteria. Monthly posters focus on a particular topic which incorporate positive nutrition messages that encourage students to choose healthy meal options and physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle.  These consistent messages provide opportunities for students to learn in our supportive nutrition environment. 

  • Healthy Snacking
  • Calcium & Bone Health
  • Portion Proportion
  • Food Safety
  • My Plate
  • Start your Day with Breakfast

Lintons promotes resources for teachers, students and parents that supports your school wellness policies. Videos, information articles and fun activities engage and educate schools and communities to be the best. The Teachers section, in your school Nutiriton Program website includes a collection of teaching tools incorporating nutrition lessons into classroom curriculum. Visit our Lunchroom Smarts for more details.  

Inspiring Environments

Lunchrooms offer students a place to socialize, fill up and rest their active minds. We create welcoming cafeterias where students want to be.

Students are more likely to enjoy their food more and may try healthy options in an inspiring environment.  Lintons understands the importance of creating a distinctive atmosphere where students want to eat. Themed banners and signage are colorful with inspired messages that generate a positive and pleasant meal time for your students.  Students feel like it's there space and fosters a sense of community.