New Outside Food Regulations

New Outside Food Regulations
Posted on 12/02/2016

Per USDA and TDA Competitive Food and Beverage Nutrition Standards parents and\or guardians can provide\deliver outside food items for their child(ren) only.

Competitive food is any food sold to a student that competes with the school’s operation of the School Breakfast and Lunch Program. 

Beginning 2016-2017 school year, CCISD will not allow outside food deliveries to child(ren) by food establishments and/or vendors during the school day. Students are not permitted to order food items from school to be delivered to their campus.

Per USDA the school day is defined as the period from midnight, before the official instructional day,  to 30 minutes after the end of the official instructional day. (Instructional times are listed below.)

Regulations state that parents may order and pay for food and/or beverages off site only. No cash or payment transactions may be made on school campuses.

The parent\guardian and\or designee (may not be an employee of a food establishment) must drop off food at the front office and the food labeled with the name of their child(ren).


CHS, Travis and Hope High: 8:00 AM - 3:55 PM

HJM, JR, POC and Seadrift: 7:45 AM - 3:35 PM