Welcome to Child Nutrition Services!
EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT INFORMATION
Based on your annual earnings, you may be eligible to receive the Earned Income Tax Credit from the
You may also be eligible to receive the California Earned Income Tax Credit (California EITC) starting with
Again this school year, Lincoln Unified school cafeterias are meeting State & Federal nutrition standards for
School Meals offer students milk, fruits, vegetables, proteins and grains. They must meet strict limits on
* Age appropriate calorie limits
* Fat-free or 1% milk (flavored milk must be fat-free)
* A wide variety of fruits and vegetables
* Whole grain products
As we continue to implement State & Federal meal regulations, students are still required to select
As food costs continue to rise, it is necessary for us to increase our full-price meals to $2.60 at all
We strongly encourage families to complete an application for free/reduced meals. After August 1st, this
Please let us know if there are any special dietary needs necessary and so we can best accommodate
Good Nutrition And Learning Go Hand In Hand.
The Nutrition Services department is made up of a team of food and nutrition professionals that are
Giving students the opportunity to make healthy choices regarding nutrition is an important part of their
We are committed to offering a wide variety of healthy foods to our students while complying with all
Again this school year students must take a 1/2 cup serving of fruit/vegetable with every breakfast & lunch
We hope each of you have a truly successful school year.
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 Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.