Turn in Applications to:
Please turn completed applications in to your student's school site or the Child Nutrition Office.
Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who believe they may qualify. If your family chooses to apply please complete a "Free and Reduced Meal Price Application Form." The forms can be obtained and returned (completed) to any school office. You will be notified by mail of your child's status. Until notification you must provide your child with a lunch or lunch money.
Only complete one application per family . The information you give will be used to determine or prove your child's eligibility for free or reduced-priced meals. This information may also be used for other state or federally funded school benefits.
Factors considered in the application process are household size and total household income. HOUSEHOLD SIZE is considered all persons, related or unrelated: Including parents, children, grandparents who live in your home and share living expenses. Foster Children are now accepted on the same application as the non-foster children and will count as part of their household size. The TOTAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME is the income each household member received last month before taxes - this includes wages, social security, pension, unemployment, welfare, child support, alimony, and any other cash income.
Foster Children - In certain cases, foster children are eligible for free and reduced-price meals regardless of your income. If you have foster children living with you and want to apply for them, please contact us.
You may fill out an application for Free or Reduced Meals online by following the link below. They will be available online starting July 2016. They are also available in the school office once school starts in August. To ensure a fast response to a completed application please check to see that the application is filled out completely and accurately. Students that were on the program the previous year will be given 30 working days to submit an application before their eligibility changes. Lunch applications are processed and an eligibility determination will be made within 10 working days. Notification of eligibility will be sent to household addresses as noted on the application. Once approved the information is sent to the school site for use by the students.