Food Service


Student Nutrition

Barnwell School District 45 believes that a major factor in student achievement is nutrition. The district understands that good nutrition promotes the well-being our children. The Department of Food Services embraces the mission of providing well-balanced meals during every school day.  This includes providing nutritious breakfasts and lunches in all 4 Barnwell School District 45 schools.

Food Service Staff



Food Service Director - Teresa Zorn

Food Service Administrative Assistant- Brenda Spann 803-541-1403
BPS Food Service Manager- Cindy Kennedy 803-541-1325
BES Food Service Manager- Heather  DeFreest 803-541-1299
GBMS Food Service Manager- Teena Renew   803-541-1375
BHS Food Service Manager- Lisa Sanders 803-541-1404

Civil Rights Statement


In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English.

To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at, or at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

(202) 690-7442; or


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.