Lunch Programs

Information about the Federal Program

Free Reduced Price Meal Benefits - click for more info

  • Direct Certification for meal benefits
  • Application Process
  • Waiver of Fees
  • Application for free/reduced meals

Information about the SNAP computerized Debit System - click for more info

  • How is an account established?
  • How does the system work?
  • What are the advantages?
  • How is money added to the account?
  • Can a student use cash to purchase meals?
  • Can a parent restrict their student to the purchase of full meals only?
  • What happens when an account "zeros out"?
  • What happens if my student has no money and no cash in their account?
  • Refund from a student's account
  • What happens to funds left in a student's account at the end of the year?
  • Are funds secure?

F.A.Q. - click for more info

  • Why do adults pay more money for the same lunch?
  • What are the components of the reimbursable lunch and breakfast?
  • What are the Nutrient and Calorie Levels for school meals?
  • What is Offer vs Serve?
  • Who writes menus?
  • How is the school lunch program funded?
  • Can my student eat breakfast at school?