Snack Policy

Les Petits Pieds Preschool strives to encourage healthy food choices for our students. Please refer to the guidelines below.

  • Spill proof water bottle with water only (no milk, juice or juice boxes)
  • Nutritious nut free snacks having two food groups such as …
    • Grapes and Cheese
    • Crackers and Ham
    • Apple and Carrots
    • Yogurt and Nut Free Granola
    • Fruit Cup and Snap Peas
    • Raisins and Cheese Strings
    • Celery and Hummus
    • Cucumbers and Dip
    • Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables
  • Parents are expected to ensure that foods containing high amounts of fat and/or sugar do not come into the class room.
  • Certain foods are restricted in order to help reduce the risk of choking or allergic reactions.
  • The following are not permitted in the classroom …
    • Nuts of all kinds
    • Candy
    • Caramel or Toffee
    • Jelly Beans
    • Chewing Gum
    • Popcorn
    • Gummy Bears
    • Chocolate Bars
    • Chips
    • Soda Pop
    • Sugary Juices

Canada’s Food Guide has a large list of nutritious foods and healthy snack ideas. Please visit www.hc-sc.gc.ca for more information.

L’École Francophone d’Airdrie and Les Petits Pieds Preschool are no tolerance, nut free schools. All food products containing nuts are not permitted in the school.