St. Kitts School Feeding Programme

About the program

School feeding program of the Government of St. Kitts which began operating in 1982. The program provides school lunches to elementary students, vulnerable high school students and some students from private schools.

Country Saint Kitts & Nevis
Classification Alimentación escolar
FNS Dimension Acceso
Website http://www.moeskn.org/...
Objectives

Provide balanced, quality meals to promote healthy bodies and healthy minds for the nation’s students.

Components and/or products

School lunch

Lunches are prepared to then be distributed to schools that are part of the program. In some schools, students eat lunch in the dining room and other schools deliver lunches in the classroom. Since September 2007, beneficiary students have received a balanced diet of peas and beans, natural fruit juices, varieties of meat and vegetables.

Target population

Elementary students, vulnerable high school students and some students from private schools.

Scope

Nacional

Geographical coverage Urbano
Responsible organism

Ministry of Education

Executing organism Ministry of Education