Legislative Change to After School Program Snack Requirement
A Message from the CDE


New legislation pertaining to the snack requirement for ASES, 21st CCLC, and ASSETs programs became effective January 1, 2014.  Attached is a handout explaining the change, comparing the new requirement with the prior requirement, and a list of suggested resources on meals and snacks served in after school programs.

For questions about the snack requirements or the option to serve a meal, please feel free to contact Cindy Schneider, Education Programs Consultant, After School Division by phone at 916-319-0601 or by email at cschneider@cde.ca.gov .