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Glades County



Scott Bass
P.O. Box 459
Moore Haven, Florida 33471
Phone: 863-946-0202 ext. 113
Fax: 863.946.1529

District Profile

Name of Distict Glades
Student Enrollment 1,205
Total food budget for 2012-2013 School Year 728,126

Number of School Sites

High Schools 1
Elementary Schools 1
K-8 Schools 1

District Demogrpaphics (% of Enrollment)

Free 63.00%
Reduced 8.00%
Paid 29.00%

District Nutrition Standards

Menu Planning Option Food Based
Primary Nutrient Standard Power Buying Guidelines
Secondary Nutrient Standard Power Buying Guidelines
A la carte Nutrient Standard Power Buying Guidelines
Trans fat policy We allow limited levels of Trans Fats.
HFCS policy We allow limited high fructose corn syrup.
MSG policy We allow limited MSG.

Average Daily Participation (ADP)

Breakfast 1
Lunch 1
A la Carte $650 Daily

Meal Equivalents

Lunch 1 Lunch = 1 ME


Elementary Lunch 1.75
Secondary Lunch 2.00

We consider new products:

September, October, November

Product Information preferences:

Regular Mail

Marketing Material preferences:


When purchasing new products,
What is most important to us?
(1=highest 9=lowest)

Price 1
Quality 2
Student Acceptability 3
Nutritional Value 4
Case/Pack Size 5
Ease of Preparation 6
Recomendations from other districts 7
Vendor demonstration in district 8
Samples and Information from Trade Show 9

Commodities we plan to process
in the 2012-2013 school year:

Beef, Chicken, Turkey, Pork, Cheese, Peanut Butter, Beans, Potatoes, Other vegetables, Tomato Paste, Fruit