Nutrition News Articles

Apply for Free and Reduced Benefits

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 12:15pm

Families must reapply each school year to receive the benefits

All families are encouraged to apply for free and reduced benefits for the 2021-2022 school year. By applying for free and reduced benefits families receive assistance and they help their child's school too.

Here's how. By applying :

Your child’s school can receive additional funding to enhance the educational experience for all students. School fees can be waived or reduced. ...

Free School Meals for ALL

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 8:00am

All students will have access to FREE meals for the 2021-22 school year

The USDA has approved schools to provide FREE meals for ALL students for the 2021-2022 school year.

See what's being served at your school, and enjoy a delicious breakfast and lunch.

Students enrolled in Five Star Online will have access to these free meals weekly. Meals can be pre-ordered online and picked up on Wednesdays. Find out more.

Even though meals are free ...

P-EBT

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 8:45am

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) for the 2020-2021 School Year is coming!

Pandemic EBT, or P-EBT, provides families with funds to help purchase food if they have children eligible for free or reduced-price school meals and attend a school participating in the National School Lunch Program. This benefit returns this school year and is being distributed because students ...