parents must provide all meals. Snacks and drinks will be provided by
Carousel.(example: veggie straws, goldfish crackers, pretzels and
raisins), Carousel encourages healthy eating. No gum, candy, or soda
will be served. It is recommended that all lunches contain 1 grain, 1
protein, 1 vegetable and 1 fruit. Please see Nutrition
recommendations at a glance posted in each classroom.
who arrive after meal times should be fed before they arrive. It is
our belief that infants should be fed on demand. If parents have
another feeding schedule in mind, please let us know.
child has allergies, we must be notified of this in writing. We
will need to have a physician's written instructions describing any
foods the child is not permitted to eat.
If a child has so many allergies that he/she cannot eat our snacks we
may require the parents to provide his/her snacks.
force a child to finish what is on his/her plate, but we do encourage
each child to try one or two bites of everything. Sometimes they are
surprised by what they like! All eating patterns will be communicated
to the parents.