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Food Service: General Information

New for 2015-2016 ON-LINE Applications

New for 2017-2018 ON-LINE Applications .

APPLICATIONS WILL START BEING ACCEPTED AS OF AUGUST 15, 2017 FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR. 

Apply for Free & Reduced Meal Benefits Online

 

The Salem School District is pleased to announce the availability of applying for Free and Reduced Price Meals online. The process is safe, secure, private, and available anytime, anywhere. Click icon to apply:
 

EASY PAYMENT METHODS

1) PAY ONLINE AT MySchoolBucks.com

 

Enroll online to create an account for your children, and fund it using MasterCard/VISA. It’s easy to do! All you need is their PIN/Barcode Number (supplied by the school) and their date of birth. (There is a $1.95 transaction fee charged by the credit card company.)

 

 

Even if you choose not to pay online, you can still create an account to view your child’s account balance, recent purchases, and select to be notified when the balance is low.

 

Deposits made online by 9:00 AM will be in your child's account for lunch the same day.

 

If you have questions, please call MyLunchMoney.com at 800-479-3531.

 

2) ENVELOPE METHOD

 

Send in cash or checks in a Pre-payment Envelope. Envelopes will be sent home with your child, and are also available at cashier stands. Payments can be sent in any day for any amount.  Payments will be posted to your child’s account that same day if the envelope is turned in by 9:00 AM.

 

  • Elementary school students envelopes will be collected by the teacher in the morning.
  • Middle school students give their envelope to any cafeteria cashier.
  • High School students give their envelope to any cafeteria cashier.

 

Please make checks payable to: Salem School Food Service

PAYMENT POLICIES

Elementary

August 2017            Breakfast $1.10        Lunch $2.20
Students with insufficient funds at the elementary level will receive three fully reimbursable meals from the menu, which will be charged at the regular meal price,

On the fourth day, and until outstanding balance is paid, a reimbursable meal will be served that consists of a sandwich on whole wheat bread, vegetable or fruit, and a milk.

Students will not be permitted to buy a la cart items until their balance is paid in full.

Woodbury     

August 2017       Breakfast $1.40      Lunch $2.35

Students with insufficient funds at the middle school level will receive two fully reimbursable meals from the menu, which will be charged at the regular meal price,

Students will not be permitted to buy a la cart items until their balance is paid in full.

Salem High

August 2017         Breakfast  $1.70 / $2.05    Lunch $2.60

Students with insufficient funds at the high school level will receive one fully reimbursable meal from the menu, which will be charged at the regular meal price,

Students will not be permitted to buy a la cart items until their balance is paid in full.

FOOD SERVICE INFORMATION

Non-Discrimination Statement

Non-Discrimination Statement

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, disability, age, 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:

(1)   mail: U.S. Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights                                                                                                         
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)   fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3)  email: program.intake@usda.gov.          

And Justice for All

                                                                                                                                                                                          

Printable Paper Application: Free and Reduced and Free Milk

ONLINE PAYMENTS

 

Use MySchoolBucks for online payments. 

Learn more about SSD payment options here.

STUDENT ACCOUNT BALANCES

Due to the federal regulations established for the School Meals Program, beginning June 1, 2011 through the end of the school year, student meal accounts will not go below zero dollars [$0.0].

All negative balances must be paid in full by the last day of school.

Please review your child's lunch account balance and make payment if necessary. All student balances carry over to the next school year.