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710.3 Vending Machines

Food served or purchased by students during the school day and food served or purchased for other than special circumstances is approved by the superintendent. Vending machines in the school building are the responsibility of the Food Service Director. Purchases from the vending machines, will reflect the guidelines in the Wellness policy 507.9, and meet nutritional standards established by federal and/or state law.


It is the responsibility of the superintendent to develop administrative regulations for the use of vending machines and other sales of food to students.


Legal Reference:

42 U.S.C. §§ 1751 et seq. (National School Lunch and Child Nutrition Acts).
7 C.F.R. Pt.  245.

Iowa Code ch. 283A.
281 I.A.C. 58.


Cross Reference:

504.5 Student Fund Raising
710 School Food Services


Approved 10-18-04      Reviewed 5-18-09, 12-22-15, 3-18-2019         Revised   1-15-13, 3-18-2019