Free & Reduced Meals Program
The District has been approved for the federally funded, confidential program which provides balanced meals for children. If your family qualifies for the meal program, your student(s) will be eligible for one fully balanced breakfast and/or lunch that includes a beverage on each school day, at no cost to you.Meal assistance is available for eligible families now!
- To avoid paying full price for meals, please complete your Confidential Online Application for Free & Reduced Meals as soon as possible or before the meal benefit grace period ends if you had meal benefits the previous year. Applications are also available in the school office.
- Benefits from the previous school year expire annually near the beginning of October. To avoid a lapse in meal benefits, please apply prior to October as there is a 10 day processing period.
- To avoid accruing meal balances please apply as early as July 1st every year. Benefits expire annually unless you re-apply and are approved.
- Meal benefits are not retroactive and the meal application can be completed at any time.
- Milk or juice by itself is not a covered benefit of the meal program and can be purchased for $.75 cents.
- When filling out the application, you can go back to check or modify information by clicking "previous." Please add all household members by "updating total" then "save information." When you go to the next page, click "Add New Member" for everyone in your household.
Your family may qualify, please apply again even if you didn't qualify before!Oregon is currently providing additional funding to:
ESTE ES SU BENEFICIO ~ ESTÁ DISPONIBLE PARA AYUDAR A SU FAMILIA ~ POR FAVOR APLIQUE HOYLink above not working? Try the following:
- Eliminate the reduced price payment for meals. Breakfast and lunch will be no charge to students who qualify for reduced-price meals.
- Increase how many families qualify for free meals through additional income guidelines.
(The online application link will work best using Google Chrome browser.)
1) Search the internet for "Home- Free and Reduced Lunch Oregon"
2) Select "Home - Free and Reduced Lunch"
3) You should now be able to apply
The Nutrition Department will ensure there is no barrier for participation in the eligibility programs for Limited English Proficient (LEP) families. The Nutrition Department communicates with parents and guardians in language(s) they can understand throughout the application, certification and verification processes. Resources available include but are not limited to:
Translation of all website materials to four languages
Telephone and in-person interpreters for other languages
Written materials are available in other languages and are obtained from the Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Program and are also translated in-house using a professional interpreter service.
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/
sites/default/files/documents/ ad-3027.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant's name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
Program.Intake@usda.govDepartment of Operations
Nutrition Services2755 SW Borland RdTualatin, OR 97062ph: 503 673-7992 fax: 503 673-7085