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    Welcome to ChartwellsK12 at South Sioux City Community Schools

    Chartwells School Dining Services is proud to be the foodservice partner for the South Sioux City Community School District.

    We are a food company and food is what we do best!  As we focus on a stronger culinary approach to our programs and menus, we remain committed to offering our students and school communities wholesome, nutrient-dense foods that taste GREAT!  We emphasize fruits, vegetables, whole grains, low-fat dairy, lean meats, plant-based proteins and limit sodium, unhealthy fats and added sugar.  We promote scratch cooking where possible and encourage variety and nutritional balance to our menus.  Our skilled chefs and dietitians develop and test recipes that enhance the nutrient density of traditional student favorites meals while maintaining great flavor.  We love food and it is the heart of everything we create!

     

    WELCOME BACK!

    South Sioux City Community Schools are excited to welcome students back to school and back to the café with a variety of new menu items, on-campus programs and innovations, partnerships and other initiatives for the 2016-2017 school year!

    With Chartwells K12 as a partner, South Sioux City Community Schools are able to provide students with more than just a delicious and nutritious lunch; SSC delivers the education and motivation students need to live a healthy lifestyle in the cafeteria and beyond.

     

    FREE & REDUCED MEAL APPLICATIONS

    Free and reduced meal applications may be submitted any time during the school year.  If your student(s) was/were eligible for free or reduced meals at the end of the 2015-2016 school year, you must remember to re-apply on a yearly basis.  If your application expires and/or your family does not re-apply your student's meal account will be changed to "paying" status.

    CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE FREE & REDUCED APPLICATION

    CLICK HERE TO PRINT FREE & REDUCED APPLICATION - ENGLISH

    CLICK HERE TO PRINT FREE & REDUCED APPLICATION - SPANISH

    Frequently Asked Questions - English

    Frequently Asked Questions - Spanish

     

    Online Account Payments - FEEZEE

    Chartwells and the South Sioux City School District are happy to provide online payment access to your Family Lunch Account.  For first-time users, please contact the Nutrition Office at 402-494-8429 for your FAMILY KEY.

     

    New Student-Inspired, Healthy and Great Tasting Menu Items

    Using input from student surveys, tastings and everyday lunchroom conversations, the Chartwells chefs and dietitians collaborated with staff at South Sioux City Community Schools to spice up the school's menus with a wide variety of healthy food options and bold new flavors. The new menu includes:

    • BBQ Oven Roasted Chicken Drumsticks

    • Chicken Taco Supreme

    • Roasted Italian Vegetable Wrap

    • Variety of Yogurt Parfaits with Homemade Granola

    • Harvest Turkey Salad "On-the-Go"

     

    Setting the Standard for Menu Transparency and Nutrition Education

    As technology changes the classroom, so South Sioux City Schools are bringing technology to the forefront of the café dining experience to help students and their parents prioritize healthy food choices, a direct influencer of classroom performance. Through Nutrislice, an exclusive partner of Chartwells K12, SSC is continuing to build a healthier and safer school environment through nutritious foods and full menu transparency. In addition, Nutrislice provides menu descriptions and truly representative food photography taken by Chartwells chefs in schools.

    Nutrislice delivers South Sioux City Community Schools menus online through smartphones, email and the web with recipe descriptions, original photos, and nutrition and allergy information.

    Download the Nutrislice App from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android) and search for your menus or find them on the web: http://ssccardinals.nutrislice.com

     


    What does "eat. learn. live." mean?
     

    eat. We improve the well-being of our students by preparing fresh, delicious and nutritious meals they love. We engage students and all of their senses through the creation of new and fresh dining experiences that improve their school day.

    learn. We build sharp minds and strong bodies with a healthful, balanced approach to school dining. We share our knowledge of the life-enhancing benefits of good nutrition with students, our families and our communities.

    live. We enrich the lives of our students and the communities we live through socially responsible and sustainability best practices. We are planting the seeds of health and wellness.