Virginia Breakfast Challenge

Contest Rules and Guidelines

Challenge Structure:



  • 4 categories: School divisions have been placed in one of four different categories based on the division’s enrollment. To determine your school division’s category, check the chart below.


  • 3 school winners from each category—an elementary, a middle and a high school!

  • Within each category, there will be one winner from each school level: one elementary school, one middle school and one high school winner. All schools of the same level and in the same category will be competing against each other.

    To win, your school must have the highest increase in breakfast participation among schools of the same level within your category.


    Breakfast Participation =

    Average Daily Participation (ADP) in school breakfast

    School Enrollment

    Breakfast participation will be measured from October 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. Breakfast participation during the measurement period will be compared with the breakfast participation of the same period during the 2016-2017 school year.

  • 1 division winner from each category!
  • Within each category, there will be one division winner. All divisions within the same category will compete against each other.

    To win, your school division must have the highest increase in breakfast participation.

    Breakfast Participation =

    Average Daily Participation (ADP) in school breakfast

    Division Enrollment


    Breakfast participation will be measured from October 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. Breakfast participation during the measurement period will be compared with breakfast participation of the same period during the 2015-2016 school year.

    All public schools in Virginia have the opportunity to enter the Virginia Breakfast Challenge. In order to enter, schools/school divisions must complete this form by December 31, 2017.

    Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeSD4QD3cpMgmB8nXjayNJ6SejBjIuY5Go-ifeuEpFuq8rSag/viewform

    September: Virginia Breakfast Challenge Launch Announcement

    October 1: Measurement begins

    December 31: Measurement ends

    Honeycrisp
    Total Enrollment: 184,390 - 38,499

    Gala
    Total Enrollment: 32,559- 8,199

    Jonagold
    Total Enrollment: 7,947 - 4,186

    Cameo
    Total Enrollment: 4,082 - 144

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