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Nutrition Education Obesity Prevention (NEOP) Program

Nutrition Education Obesity Prevention Program The Tulare County Office of Education Nutrition Education Obesity Prevention (NEOP) Program supports healthy eating and adequate physical exercise for Kindergarten through 12th grade students in school districts across Tulare County. It is a collaborative effort between teachers, food service professionals, dietitians, school nurses, parents, administrators, community members and students. Our goal is to encourage nutrition education for children so they have the desire and information needed to make healthy, positive choices for the rest of their lives.

Our partner districts include:
  • Dinuba Unified School District
  • Exeter Union School District
  • Traver Jt. School District
  • Woodlake Unified School District
Read about the murals at our schools!

Chef in the Classroom Healthy Taste Testing
in the Classroom


Teachers, sign up now to have a dietitian come to your classroom and help your students prepare nutritious recipes.

To fill your classroom with exciting new aromas and delicious flavors, contact us at (559) 651-0130 Ext. 3720.




This material was produced by the California Department of Public Health's Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Branch with funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed), known in California as CalFresh. These institutions are equal opportunity providers and employers. CalFresh provides assistance to low-income households and can help buy nutritious food for better health. For CalFresh information, call 1-877-847-3663. For important nutrition information, visit www.CaChampionsForChange.net.




Tulare County Office of Education
School Health Program
Nutrition Education Obesity Prevention (NEOP) Program
7000 Doe Avenue, Building 700, Visalia, CA 93291

Robyn Cooper , Program Lead
(559) 651-0130 • fax: (559) 651-1995



Jim Vidak, County Superintendent of Schools
Tulare County Office of Education
All mail to: P.O. Box 5091, Visalia, CA 93278-5091
Physical address: 6200 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277
phone: (559) 733-6300 • fax: (559) 627-5219

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