Six Ways to Replace, Refresh and Reinvent Your School Cafeteria with Remaining 2017-18 Funds

There are two likely scenarios this time of year. The first one is a school nutrition director sits down to review the 2017-18 budget and realizes there's a surplus. The second and more common option is to conclude, "We have to figure out how to save more next year."

Both scenarios lend themselves to replacing, refreshing, or reinventing your school cafeteria, and here are six ways to do it.

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4 Pieces of School Foodservice Equipment your School Needs

School lunches aren’t the same as they were 30, 15 or even five years ago. Chances are, however, your school kitchen could still look the same. 

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A Back-to-School Checklist for School Nutrition Professionals

It's that time of year. We are quickly moving through the end of summer and getting ready for schools to reopen. We are bombarded with advertisements in all forms of media regarding sales of back to school supplies.

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School Nutrition Association Annual National Conference Sneak Peek

Summer is here and schools are out, but that doesn’t mean that school nutrition professionals are done working. This summer, from July 9th to July 12th, the School Nutrition Association will be hosting the Annual National Conference 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. 

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Versatile Cooking Options from Your School Cafeteria Provided by Rational Ovens

High Sabatino Associates is one of the region's leading providers of foodservice equipment in schools, colleges, and universities. From Virginia Tech's state-of-the-art Turner Place dining facility to your local elementary school, we are experts in finding the right equipment for every situation. Two issues that all school kitchens face are efficiency and the ability to create healthy but tasty dishes that students enjoy. Using the right equipment can help with both.

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What We Learned at a School Nutrition Conference

In our opinion, school nutrition is one of the most difficult jobs in the country. There's a balance between limited funding and increased regulations, while at the same time meeting the needs of students and increasing their participation.

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Two Pieces of Foodservice Equipment Every School Nutrition Program Should Have

School nutrition programs across Maryland, Virginia, and the metro Washington, D.C. area have many considerations when it comes to foodservice equipment. Any given unit in a school kitchen needs to be versatile, durable, efficient, and provide the greatest benefit within a given space. And let's be honest, that space is usually limited.

So what are two essential pieces of foodservice equipment that every school nutrition program should consider?

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