Table 4

Comparison of competitive food policies (beyond state or federal guidelines) of largest school districts in each state and the District of Columbia (2004–2005)

Policy Includes Clause to Address


State

School District

Policy limited to school hours

Stds differ by grade level

Restricts food content

Restricts food portions

Restricts % sugar in juice drinks

Restricts drink portion

No sodas

Marketing

Nutr. Edu.

PE

Monitoring

Non- Compliance


CA

Los Angeles Unified

DE

Christina

--

District of Columbia

FL

Dade Co.

IL

Chicago

KY

Jefferson Co.

ME

Portland

MA

Boston

NV

Clark Co.

NH

Manchester

NY

NYC

ND

Grand Forks

OR

Portland

PA

Philadelphia

TN

Memphis City Schools

VT

Burlington

VA

Fairfax Co.

WA

Seattle

WI

Milwaukee

Total

9

10

14

10

14

9

12

5

6

2

6

2

Percent (n = 19)

47%

53%

74%

53%

74%

47%

63%

26%

32%

11%

32%

11%


Greves and Rivara International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2006 3:1   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-3-1

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