Child Nutrition

Texarkana Independent School District’s Child Nutrition Department is committed to ensure that food choices of high nutritional value and strong customer acceptability are available to all students every school day. Our focus remains on meeting the Dietary Guidelines for Americans on a weekly basis while satisfying the requirements for the National School Breakfast & Lunch Program – while at the same time providing high quality food service at a reasonable price.

Christie Lammers, MS, RDN, LD, SNS
Director of Child Nutrition
1600 Waterall
Texarkana, Texas 75501

Phone: 903.792.2231 ext. 1971
Fax: 903.792.7886

LaVarren Gullatt
Assistant Director of Child Nutrition

ext. 1978
Sendy Labrada

ext. 1972
Cathy Durham
Child Nutrition Specialist

ext. 1956
Catering Requests
ext. 1975

In accordance with federal civil rights 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 (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), 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.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
  2. fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.