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Farm to School

Cherokee Central Schools was awarded the One in a Melon Award for SY 15-16.  This award is given to one school within the state of North Carolina that demonstrates strong Farm to School Programming.  This award is presented by the USDA of Farm to School.  Congratulations CCS!
CCS School Nutrition spent 14.5% of their annual food budget on local produce during SY 15-16.  Our definition of local is within the state of North Carolina and within 100 miles radius of Cherokee, NC.