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18 Healthy After School Snack Ideas for Kids

Your kids will love these easy snacks!

By: Adriana Funke, Editor,
Homemade Southern Sweet Potato Fries

With the end of summer vacation seemingly around the corner, you're probably already planning your back-to-school shopping list. While you get your kids ready to go back to school with new pencils, notebooks, and backpacks, don't forget about planning out easy snack recipes for them. Your kids use a lot of brain power at school, so give them the fuel they need to be productive after class with these 18 Healthy After School Snack Recipes for Kids. These are some of the best snack foods to prepare for your kids before homework or practice starts. They're nutritious and quick to make!

Whether your kids are looking to munch on something sweet or savory, this list has several ideas to satisfy everyone's taste buds. Help your kids start the school year off right by making these healthy snacks for them.You may find yourself snacking on these treats, too, since they taste so delicious!

Sweet After School Snacks

Whip up one of these six easy recipes to give your kids a sweet snack. After a long day of learning, sometimes your kids need a special treat. These may be on the sweeter end of the spectrum, but they're still healthy. They incorporate nutritous ingredients such as granola, fruit, honey, and vegetables. You can make these easy snack recipes with your children once they get home. Or, if they have busy after school schedules, bake or freeze these recipes during the day so that they're ready and waiting. You can make these to-go, too, if music or sports practice starts early in the afternoon. These healthy snack ideas will energize your kids to get them through the rest of the day!

Savory After School Snacks

You can mix up your kids' after school snack routine by serving them savory and salty snacks, as well. These types of easy snack recipes are a great way to make sure your kids get their daily servings of vegetables. You can adjust these recipes to fit your kids' preferences. Not a fan of the avocado and fet hummus? Try plain hummus instead. Unsure about sweet potatoes? Try seasoned and baked russet potatoe wedges. These healthy after school snacks offer endless possibilities. Make these quick snack recipes for your kids to provide them with delicious dishes and the nutrients they needs.

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