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Workshop offers new recipes, ways to improve existing dishes .

This picture shows the Ninja Power Smoothie, one of 16 recipes prepared by the workshop participants.

Nutrition Services Classified Recognition

Mike Blackaby, Ontario School District Chairman of the Board, presents Linda Dalton with her Certification of Recognition.
Linda Dalton pictured with the Ontario School District classified Employees of the Year.

Linda Dalton, Alameda Elementary School Head Cook, is the Nutrition Services 2017 Outstanding Employee. Linda has devoted 21 years to cooking for our students.  She relates well to students of all ages.  Over the years she has worked at all of our elementary schools and at Ontario High School. Linda is dependable, fast and efficient.  She is a hard worker and always willing to take on any task that we give her.

Linda recently moved to Alameda and she really fits in well with the staff and students.  She inspires great team work in her kitchen.  She has challenged the kitchen staff at Alameda to come up with fun ideas and ways to promote fresh fruit and vegetables at breakfast and lunch.  She takes great pride in preparing delicious meals for her stuents.  Her love of feeding children always shines through. You can see the excitement and the joy in the faces of all the children she feeds.

Thank you for all that you do!  You make Alameda and the Nutrition Program a success.  You are a Super Hero!

Pam Suyematsu, Nutrition Services Director


Congratulations to Pam Suyematsu, Ontario School District Nutrition Director, and her team of students who won the Dannon Yogurt Recipe Contest!

Eight school districts across the nation participated in the pilot recipe contest from Dannon and Fuel Up to Play 60 to create a recipe for school nutrition programs.  Ontario School District received the grand prize with their "Danno-licious Fruity 'Moo'vin' Smoothie".  In addition to the recognition, the high school will receive a heavy duty Big Stix Immersion Blender and a Dannon/Fuel Up to Play 60 Yogurt Station to provide more variety for the students.  Great work!

Photos to the right show students enjoying the Dannon/Fuel Up to Play 60 Yogurt Station.

Students enjoying breakfast at Alameda Elementary.

Testing a new lunch item at Aiken Elementary. The Chicken Pozole was a big success.


Alameda Grandparents Day was a huge hit!

Thank you to the 120 Grandparents that were able to spend some time today with their grand children at Alameda for lunch.  Also, huge shout out for Grandparents lunch courtesy of the Alameda PTO!

Hunter Marrow Photos - The Argus Observer

Pozole at OHS



Local cattlemen, Jesse Buthman, Ontario, Oregon, a member of the Malheur County Cattlemen Association donates beef to Ontario School District Nutrition Services Program.[more]

Kellen Clemens, NFL Quarterback, San Diego Chargers Visits Ontario High School

Kellen Clemens, NFL quarterback with the San Diego Chargers, gave a pep talk to Ontario High School students Wednesday afternoon during a speech centered on nutrition, physical activity and hard work.[more]


Delicious French Toast Bar at Cairo Elementary!


National School Breakfast Week March 2-4th, 2015.


Getting Ready for National Breakfast Week!

Delicious and nutritious fruit for the Yogurt Parfait Bar.