School Meals & Recess
What meals will my Kindergarten and 1st-3rd grade child eat in school? Breakfast is optional for Kindergarten and Grades 1-3.
Lunch, Kindergarten and Grades 1-3:
- You can send your child with a lunch.
- Your child can buy a hot or cold lunch in school.
Check you child's book bag or the school's website for the monthly menu.
What do meals cost in school?
Breakfast is $1.00.
Lunch is $1.60.
Pay $7.50 for five lunches in advance. (save 10 cents a day)
25 cents breakfast and / or lunch for those eligible for reduced price meals.
Free breakfast and / or lunch for those eligible for free meals.
How do I know if my child can get free or reduced price meals?Your family must fill out a meal application form as soon as possible or before September 30th.
Provide information about family size and income.
The school lunch office will notify you if eligible.
What if my child received free or reduced price meals last year? You must still fill out the meal application form AGAIN this year.
It is due as soon as possible or by September 30th.
If not, your child will not get any more free or reduced meals in school.
What do I need to know about recess for Kindergarten and Grades 1-3?
There is playtime for thirty minutes after lunch.
Make sure your child has the proper clothing to play outdoors.
Label outdoor clothing (hats, gloves, boots) with your child's name.
In cases of inclement or cold weather, the children have recess indoors.
How do we ensure safety during recess? Teachers and recess aides supervise the children.
Children are expected to follow the recess rules:
- Play safely.
- Listen to the adults.
- Keep hands to self.
- No touching of rocks, sticks or sand.
- No fighting, name-calling or inappropriate touching.
Children who disobey rules are subject to disciplinary action.