Our BRYSS STEAM Scholars Preparatory and  Elite STEAM Primary Academy Campuses participates in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable pogram.


    FFVP can be an important tool to efforts to combat childhood obesity.The Program has been successful in introducing school children to a variety of produce that they otherwise might not have the opportunityto sample.

    The various partnerships that FNS and state agencies have developedin the public and private sectors, as well as the dedicated work of school administrators,have contributed to the overall success and acceptance of the program. FFVP is consistent with and supports the Institute of  Medicine's recommendations to provide healthier snack choices in schools.