Plaquemines Parish School Board

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Special Dietary Needs

Meals for students with special dietary needs are provided at all school sites.  Federal and State Regulations require a current, complete Diet Prescription Form for any type of change/substitution to menus.  The current Diet Prescription Form is available below. 
 
The Diet Prescription Form will need to be completed by your child's physician.  We will not process a special diet request for your child until we receive the form for the 2015 - 2016 school year.  Please fax, mail, or deliver the form to the Plaquemines Parish Child Nutrition Department, 30950-A Highway 23, Buras, Louisiana  70041 - phone (504) 564-0088 - fax (504) 564-0029.  If you have any questions regarding the form please contact the Child Nutrition Department at (504) 564-0088.
 
**PLEASE NOTE**  If a student cannot have fluid milk due to a medical diagnosis, the substitution must be filled out on the Diet Prescription Form by the child's physician.  The following milk substitutions are available:  4 oz 100% fruit juice or bottled water.