Office of Food and Nutrition Services

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"We Care" is Our Slogan, Good Nutrition is Our Goal!

The mission of Food and Nutrition Services is to operate a world-class child nutrition program; to provide a variety of healthy food choices to ensure students' readiness to learn; to educate stakeholders in an ever-changing global society regarding proper nutrition necessary for a healthy lifestyle and wellness; to provide meals to community programs; and to operate within established government regulations. The Food and Nutrition Services program is financially self-supporting.

Food and Nutrition Services employs over 1300 professionals that include managers, team members, drivers, warehouse workers, and supervisors. School meals are planned by registered dietitians to reflect the current Dietary Guidelines for Americans,, and student preferences as determined at student taste parties. Low cost, nutritious school meals are served to more than 140,000 customers every day and breakfast is offered in 175 schools and centers.

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What's New!


Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) is converting MyLunchMoney to MySchoolBucks
for school year 2015-2016. No convenience fee will be charged.

My School Bucks

  • After the conversion:
    • Your MyLunchMoney e-mail address will become your username
    • Your password will stay the same
    • Balances on meal accounts will transfer over to MySchoolBucks
    • MyLunchMoney settings (Smart Pay) and profile details will transfer over to MySchoolBucks

Continue to use your MyLunchMoney meal account for the remainder of the current school year. During the summer, you will receive a welcome e-mail message from MySchoolBucks informing you  that your account is ready to use.

GOLDEN Wellness Award

Fairfax County Public School’s Wellness Task Force, in partnership with Food and Nutrition Services hosted the GOLDEN (Giving Others Lifelong Desire for Exercise and Nutrition) Wellness Award Reception at a recent school board meeting. In the past 6 years, the number of recipients has grown from 15 to 170. Read More...

All Star Lunch

FCPS developed the new "All Star Lunch" to reflect USDA's new menu standards and to help students select their school meal choices.


View the All Star Lunch Video

Free and Reduced-Price Lunch Pilot Continues for the 2014 - 2015 School Year

Students who qualify for free meals receive breakfast and lunch free. Reduced-price eligible students will also receive free breakfast and lunch on a continued pilot basis for School Year 2014 – 2015. Food and Nutrition Services will absorb these costs.


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Vacant, Director

Fatima Calcuttawalla,
Administrative Assistant

Office of Food and Nutrition Services
6840 Industrial Road
Springfield, VA 22151

Webpage Curator

Fatima Calcuttawalla

Last Updated

July 8, 2015