Child Nutrition


 Our menus offer a variety of fruit, vegetables, whole grains, and low fat or reduced fat entrees, and low fat and fat free milk choices.  Menus are designed to meet the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, as well as the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menus

March 2020 (pdf)


Community Eligibility Provision




Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)

Child Nutrition Program 

Tensas Parish School Board today announced its policy for serving meals to students under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs for the 2019-2020 school year.  All students at Tensas High School and Tensas Elementary will be served breakfast and lunch at no charge

For additional information please contact: 

Tensas Parish School Board

 Paul Nelson, Ph.D.


512 Plank Road, St. Joseph, LA 71366 

(318) 766-3269 

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture (2) fax: (202) 690-7442l or (3) email: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 

 This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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