Customize your breakfast program to service the unique needs of your school.
Take the Ohio School Breakfast Challenge. Schools can choose to participate in one or both challenges.
Fall Challenge: Oct. 3 - Dec. 2, 2016
Spring Challenge: Feb. 1 - March 31, 2017
There is no need to sign up! After each challenge period, schools will receive a survey to report their monthly data.
Share the commitment to school breakfast and invite other school administrators, educators and nutrition staff to join.
Reach out to parents and students to promote the importance of starting smart with school breakfast.
Schools that meet the criteria below will receive a Breakfast All-Star banner to proudly display in their school. Schools with the following Average Daily Participation (ADP) rates at breakfast can receive the following statewide recognition.
Congratulations to the Inaugural Eight 2017 Champions of School Breakfast! Schools were recognized for their innovative and collaborative school breakfast practices.
-Steve Semanick, Teacher, Chillicothe High School
-Lois Wion, AA & Food Service Director, Piqua Central Intermediate School
-Joseph Brown, Child Nutrition, Columbus City Schools
-Sue Hughes, Child Nutrition, BL Miller Elementary School
-Joshua Ashley, Child Nutrition, Clark-Shawnee Elementary & Middle Schools
-Matt Morrison, Principal, Edison Local Elementary & High Schools
-Dana Schultz, Media Specialist, Hilliard-Tharp 6th Grade School
-Sandi Smith, Child Nutrition, Mayfield High School
Congratulations to the Spring 2017 School Breakfast Challenge “All-Star” Award Winners for their outstanding efforts!
445 Ohio Schools met the criteria for the Fall 2016 and/or Spring 2017, Ohio School Breakfast Challenge. All schools will be recognized with a “Breakfast All-Star Banner” at various Ohio School Administrator & School Nutrition Professional Conferences in June 2017.
The Ohio School Breakfast Challenge is supported by more than 25 school and health organizations. Hear why this new initiative is important to the following groups: