Frequently Asked Questions


Do I need to fill out a new meal application every year?

YES, your eligibility from the previous year will carry over until approximately the first week of October. 


Do I need to fill out an application if I know I don’t qualify?

It does not hurt.  There are possible funding sources for districts based on the percentage of applications that are filled out.


Who provides the food for San Rafael City Schools?

San Rafael City Schools!  We have an amazing team of 27 people that are dedicated to students' health, well-being and their ability to learn. We support learning by promoting healthy habits for lifelong nutrition and fitness practices.  We provide fresh fruits and vegetables daily, as well as scratch, speed scratch, and pre-packaged meals daily.