Child Nutrition

"We think nutrition because our students can't think without it!"

Mission Statement
Surry County Schools Child Nutrition Services recognizes the vital relationship between nutrition and education.   Our mission is to ensure that our customers are offered high quality, well-balanced, nutritious meals by friendly, qualified staff members.  We implement high sanitation and safety standards, utilize cost effective management practices and follow state and federal Child Nutrition program guidelines.

Contact Information  
Surry County Schools Child Nutrition Services - APPLE Center Annex
Sherri C. Parks - Director
209 North Crutchfield Street Dobson, NC  27017
Telephone:  336-386-8866 or 336-386-8211
Fax:  336-386-4756  

Congratulations to Flat Rock and Rockford Elementary Schools for receiving USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Grant for 2013-2014 school year.

"The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees and applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, gender (male or female), gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited basis will apply to all programs and/or employment activities). 

Under the Federal Child Nutrition Program and USDA policy, discrimination is prohibited under the basis of race, color, national origin, gender (male or female), age or disability.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at .  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).  USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer"