NSFS Evaluation
• NSFS thoroughly evaluated
• Results so far show that it is popular:
– 80% of eligible children took the fruit - absence/refusal
– School staff - way of improving children’s health (99%)
– Schools - support to teaching and learning about
healthy eating (97%)
• Future evaluation will assess whether free fruit:
– displaces other food
– is eaten in addition to other food
– has an impact on diet of whole family