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OSN Calendar of Events and Due Dates - SFAs

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  • Community Eligibility Provision(CEP) Notification Form is due from all SFAs by April 11, 2014
    • OSN will notify eligible or potentially eligible SFAs by April 15, 2014 of their districtwide status for CEP and procedures to elect this reimbursement option
  • SFSP application opens in the claim system on Tuesday, April 1, 2014
  • SFSP trainings are conducted 
  • Free and Reduced Packet – OSN distributes to SFAs
  • Provision 2 Packet – OSN distributes to SFAs
  • FFVP applications are due Monday, April 21, 2014
  • BOCES SFA interest letter sent out by the OSN; responses due to the OSN by Friday, May 2, 2014


  • By May 1, 2014, Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) OSN will post a list of LEAs and schools in the following categories to the OSN website and provide FNS with a link to these lists:
    • Schools with an identified student percentage of at least 40%
    • Schools with an identified student percentage greater than or equal to 30% but less than 40%
  • BOCES SFA interest letter responses due to the OSN by Friday, May 2, 2014
  • F&R Application Checklist due to the OSN (for districts making changes to the OSN prototype) – end of the month
  • School Nutrition Employee Appreciation Week
  • SFSP applications due by Friday, May 2, 2014
  • FFVP schools are awarded
  • OSN conducts free and reduced regional trainings; online training is also available

Upcoming Trainings and Events


Registration Instructions for CNXPress! online registration


  • FFVP applications are due Monday, April 21, 2014
  • April 30, 2014:  Breakfast After the Bell Nutrition Program (BABNP) webinar
  • SFSP applications due by Friday, May 2, 2014
  • July 21 - July 25, 2014:  New Directors' Orientation

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