Approved Snacks & Healthy Celebrations


The following list is of foods and beverages that meet the standards for all grade levels.

This list is not all inclusive, additional items may be used if identified to be compliant by the quick reference cards. Alternative items may be available at different stores. Manufactures’ ingredients and distribution change frequently. If you have additional questions, please contact the Nutrition Services Department (916) 277-6716. 

Download the list of Approved Snacks

Another great resource is this flyer by the Health Education Council that provides fun alternatives to birthday and other celebration cakes, cookies and sweets.

Download the Healthy Celebrations flyer