Site Index | CDE Offices | Staff Directory


* * CDE will be closed on Monday, May 30 for the Memorial Day holiday. * *

CO Child Nutrition Hub

CO Child Nutrition Hub

The CO Child Nutrition Hub is used by Colorado school food service authorities (SFAs) to complete the annual renewal applications, submit claims, collect data for the verification and Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), submit applications and claims for the Summer Food Service Program, coordination of the Administrative Review, submission of annual Food Safety Inspections, and the Direct Certification process (administered by the Colorado Department of Education Office of School Nutrition); in addition to, the Food Distribution Program (administered by the Colorado Department of Human Services).

Password Reset

If you have forgotten your password or need your password reset for the online system, contact Stacey Macklin or call 303-866-6661.

Please do not send your request to multiple OSN staff members, unless you have copied all of the OSN staff members with your request. If you send requests to multiple OSN staff members separately, we assume that you have been locked out with each request. Your password will be reset each time you make the request, and you may not have the most current password to log in. Your password is normally reset as soon as the request is received; we appreciate your patience.

CO Child Nutrition Hub - Meal Counting and Claiming

  • Claims Information
    • Claim Due Dates for 2015-2016
    • Grants Fiscal Payment Process - Nutrition
    • Reimbursement Rates 2015-2016
    • Counting and Claiming Power Point training
    • Claiming Instructions
    • Reduced Price Meals Claiming Instructions
    • FFVP Claiming Instructions
    • Upload Instructions
  • State Funding for Reduced Price Meals
    • House Bill 14-1156
    • Senate Bill 07-059
    • CDE OSN Fact Sheet – State Funding for Reduced Price Meals
    • CDE OSN CN10-G-014:  Senate Bill 09-033 – Early Childhood Education Programs and the National School Lunch Program

CO Child Nutrition Hub - Renewal Process Page

  • Renewal Information
    • Renewal Overview
    • SFA Email Detailing Renewal Process
    • Simplified Step-by-Step Instruction for Applying in the System
    • Steps for Revising Online Applications
  • Other Programs in the CO Child Nutrition Hub
    • Afterschool Snack Program
    • Fresh Fruit and Vegetable
    • Special Milk Program
    • Summer Food Service Program

CO Child Nutrition Hub - Training Registration

For additional information, E-Mail:





Quick Links


Contact Us

Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
Contact CDE

CDE Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
See also: Licensing Hours

Educator Licensing 

WCC Access