Ames Community School District
Welcome to Chartwells School Dining Services website for Ames Community School District. Locally in Ames, we serve meals to over 4,500 students in eight schools; five elementary schools, one middle school, one high school and one early childhood center. Our goal is to provide the best quality food for each student one child at a time.
Nationwide, Chartwells currently manages over 550 public school districts. These districts range from one to hundreds of individual school locations. We serve approximately 2.5 million students in over 4000 elementary, middle and high schools across the country. Most of the food service operations are governed by the National School Lunch and Breakfast Program and require strict regulatory compliance.
Chartwells School Dining Services continues to provide Ames Community School District with an appealing and nutritionally sound child nutrition program that is safe and affordable to parents, students, faculty and staff.
Over the past three years, some of our accomplishments include: adding more Balanced Choice meals and "Better for you" snacks; adding more fresh fruits and vegetables options to our menus at all grade levels; offering "Super food" choices regularly on the menu; offering many exciting and educational food and menu promotions.
Nourishing students is not only our business; it's our commitment to the communities in which we serve. Chartwells is a diverse family of dedicated food and nutrition specialists serving the academic community. We deliver customized solutions that benefit our partners through innovative programs.
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