• Merrillville Approved Healthy Birthday/Snack List


    Individually Wrapped Snacks


    ● Baked Potato Chips or Baked Tortilla Chips
    ● Cereal:
    ○ Example:
    ■ Cheerios
    ■ Frosted Mini Wheats
    ■ Grape-Nuts Cereal
    ■ Raisin Bran
    ■ Wheaties Cereal
    ● Cheese
    ○ Example:
    ■ Reduced Fat Borden or Sargento Light Mozzarella string cheese
    ■ Frigo Light Cheese Heads
    ■ Kraft Twist-Ums
    ■ Laughing Cow
    ● Crackers
    ○ Example:
    ■ Pepperidge Farm Goldfish made with Whole Grain
    ■ Triscuit Crackers
    ● Fruit
    ○ Example:
     Dried
    ■ Fresh
    ■ Canned
    ● Granola Bars:
    ○ Example:
    ■ Nature Valley Crunchy Granola Bar
    ■ Quaker Chewy Granola Bar
    ● Nature Valley Chewy Trail Mix Bar
    ● Popcorn
    ● Pretzels
    ● Pudding
    ● Ranch Dip to go with veggies
    ● Rice Cakes
    ● Vegetables
    ○ Example:
     Fresh
    ■ Canned
    ■ With Salad Dressing
    ● Yogurt
    ○ Example:
    ■ Stonyfield
    ■ Dannon
    ■ Horizon
    ■ Go-Gurt by Yoplait
    ■ Danimals Drinkable Low-Fat Yogurt

     


    Birthday Treats available through our Merrillville Community School Food Service Program:


    ● Cookie, individually packaged (.50 each)
    ● Cupcake, individually packaged (.75 each)
    ● Brownie, individually packaged (.85 each)


    Treats available by contacting Sherrie in our food service department at 650-5300, ext.6008. Orders must be placed one week in advance and they will be delivered to the school.
    Resource used to create this list:
    http://www.opi.mt.gov/pdf/SchoolFood/Resources/TN/healthyschool snacks.pdf

Last Modified on August 22, 2018