School Food Authorities: The purpose of this training is to provide information regarding the National School Lunch Program’s (NSLP) Direct Certification and Verification Collection Reporting. It is imperative that representatives from your SFA managing your Free and Reduced Meal (FARM) applications, your Direct Certification and Verification Collection Reporting attend this mandatory training.
Date, Time and Room:
Session 1: Wednesday, September 10, 10:30am – 1:30pm 3rd Floor Grand Hall A
Session 2: Thursday, September 11, 1:30pm – 4:30pm 3rd Floor Grand Hall
Location: OSSE Main Office (810 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002)
There are two sessions available: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM and Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM. The sessions are identical, so you only need to attend one or the other. Please select a date when you register. The registration for each session will close when it reaches capacity so, if you have a strong preference for which session you attend, it is strongly recommended to register immediately.
- Parking is limited. There are several nearby parking facilities with hourly/daily rates as well as two-hour metered street parking, but spaces fill early. Please allow plenty of time to secure parking before the session begins.
- 810 First Street, NE is Metro accessible. The office is located about 1/4 mile from Union Station (Red Line).
- You must have photo ID to gain entrance to the building. Check in at the guard's desk at the main entrance.
- Take the elevator to the 3rd floor. Go through the glass doors on the side with the large OSSE logo on a red wall, opposite the reception area. Follow signs to the room.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Wayne Gardiner, Program Specialist at (202)724-7866 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) is the State Education Agency for the District of Columbia charged with raising the quality of education for all DC residents. OSSE serves as the District’s liaison to the U.S. Department of Education and works closely with the District’s traditional and public charter schools to achieve its key functions.