Nutrition Services is committed to providing a nutritious meal for district children each and every day. Breakfast and lunch will continue to be provided for students during the Fall learning model. All families are encouraged to apply for school meal benefits for the 2020-2021 school year. All families must reapply every year.

School Meals- In-Person Students Grades PK-5

Free meals will be available in the building for students attending in-person learning. We will offer a variety of a la carte snacks for students to purchase. Parents can view a la carte purchases made online at payforit.net. Parents have the ability to limit a la carte purchases by reaching out to their school kitchen and putting in a request. 

School Meals- Full Time Remote Learning Model/Out of District Children

Students learning remotely full time and out of district children can visit drive-thru locations at any of our meal distribution locations to access meals for the week.

Free breakfast and lunch are available for pick-up through drive-thru meal service for students learning remotely and non-district children ages 1-18 at four locations. Meals are only distributed on Wednesdays and each child will receive seven days worth of meals.

 *Updated Locations & Times (attend only one pick-up window)* 

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  OR  3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. :

  • Legacy High School, 2701 W 136th Avenue, Broomfield, CO
  • Northglenn High School, 601 W 100th Place, Northglenn, CO
  • Horizon High School, 5321 E  136th Avenue, Thornton, CO
  • Thornton High School 9351 N Washington Street, Thornton, CO

Food & Student Safety Precautions

We have enhanced our Nutrition Services Food Safety Plan to ensure meals will be served to students as safely as possible. On the advice of local health authorities, we ask the following:

  • Food sharing will not be permitted.
  • Students will follow social distance guidelines when going through the cafeteria line.
  • Masks are required by all students and staff.
  • Hand sanitizing/washing will be required before entering the cafeteria.
  • Change will not be given for cash payments, payments in excess of the the purchase price will be placed in the student account.

*Adams 12 Five Star Schools does not manage the meal program at any of our Charter Schools including, Prospect Ridge Academy, Westgate Community School, New America School, and Stargate School. For information on their meal benefits, please contact the school directly.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

  • Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
  • Fax: (202) 690-7442
  • Email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Recent News

FREE School Meals

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 9:30am

All students will have access to FREE meals

USDA passed an extended waiver for free meals for all students through the end of the 2020-2022 school year.

In-person learners: ALL students learning in-person will receive FREE breakfast and lunch. We will also offer a limited variety of a la carte snacks for students to purchase at the school. Remote Learners:

FREE breakfast and lunch are available for pick-up through drive-thru ...