Free and Reduced Meals
IF YOU RECEIVE FOOD STAMPS YOU MAY BE FREE. IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED A LETTER NOTIFYING YOU OF THIS STATUS PLEASE CALL THE SCHOOL NUTRITION OFFICE AT 855-4575.
Applying for and receiving free and reduced meals is simple and confidential. New this year, we offer on-line application processing. This system offers parents an efficient and economical way to submit Free and Reduced applications and start receiving benefits faster. Parents may access the secure web-based system—using computers at home, the library or school district --- and a simple to-use “wizard” effortlessly walks you through each field.
Please check out our new on-line application at: http://frapplications.meridianschools.org
Family application forms are available at the District Office-Food Nutrition Services office, your school office and kitchen. Applications are available in English and Spanish. If you have a Direct Certification Letter from Health and Welfare, please turn a copy of it into your school’s kitchen or to the District Service Center, Food Nutrition Services at 1303 E. Central Drive, Meridian, Idaho 83642. Students eligible for free and reduced meals have equal access to all meal selections.