Meal service for 2021-22

  • Free meals for all students 

    • Free meals include one reimbursable breakfast and one reimbursable lunch per day. A la carte, extra items, and second meals are also available, to be paid via a meal account or upon purchase (unable to charge).
    • Adult breakfast is $3 and lunch is $5. A la carte and extra items can be paid via a meal account or upon purchase (unable to charge).
    • Remote-learning students enrolled in the Virtual Learning Academy receive meals via curbside pickup at the six high schools (students only, no siblings). Extra items are not available.
    • Meals are only provided on days school is in session. There is no service on weekends, holidays, or snow days.

     

    Meal service

    Breakfast is grab and go and/or serving line service, and lunch is through the cafeteria serving line. High schools have also resumed a la carte lines.

    • Meals feature a variety of entrees, fruits, vegetables, and milk options. Menus and items are subject to change based on availability (shortages/discontinued products).
    • Free potable water is available during meal service in the cafeteria.
    • Students may eat in the cafeteria, classroom, or other designated areas. Meals are not delivered to classrooms.
    • VLA students’ meal service is available via curbside, and extra items are not available for purchase.
    • Preschool classes have normal meal service.

    Forms

    Student households are still required to fill out forms (based on income) to qualify for other benefits such as technology, fee waivers, field trips, school fees, P-EBT cards, etc.

    • CEP students/households complete the Educational Benefit Form (EBF).
    • Non-CEP students/households complete the Meal Assistance Application.

    These forms and further instructions are available online. Note: Schools do not have paper copies.