Focusing on several key areas that make up the school food experience, Richmond County School Nutrition Services (RCSNS) in Augusta, Ga., has recently made some changes for the better. With the help of Ingenious Culinary Concepts, a consulting firm that specializes in turning around school nutrition programs, new branding, training and decor have led to jumps in participation, and a stronger connection between staff, students and parents.
Richmond County School Nutrition Services
Transformative revamp leads to big-time changes at Georgia school district
Rebranded cafeterias, spiffed-up servingware, dialog cues for staff, group texts to students, taste tests and more are ways Richmond County School Nutrition Services is increasing participation.