Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need to re-apply each school year for free/reduced lunches?

  • Is my child on free or reduced lunch the day I submit my application?

  • Do I need to fill out a separate application for each child?

  • How are meal payments made? Can I pay for lunch online?

  • Are there nutritional requirements for school lunches?

  • How are school nutrition programs working to make healthy meals kid-friendly?

  • Why should I encourage my children to eat school meals?

  • How can parents get involved in school meals programs?

  • Why is pricing different for an adult purchasing a meal?