Pre-Payment Options

Our cafés are cashless. There are three ways to put money on your child’s account in order for them to purchase a la carte or snack items:

o Through My School Bucks at  Just click the link below!

o By mailing a check or money order to the Food Service Office at 220 Idlewood Road. Rm. 102, Rochester,
NY 14618.

o By delivering a check, money order or cash to the Food Service Office in person. The Brookside building is
always locked so please call 585-242-5200 ext. 4567 upon your arrival at door #1. We will come to the
door to receive the funds from you. Please have them in an envelope with your student’s name and ID

Online Payments

Online Payments: MySchoolBucks


Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.  View your child's purchases and account balance at any time.  Sign up for low balance alerts or automatic payments.  All you need is your child's student ID#, which can be obtained by calling our office at (585) 242-5200 x4567.  Manage it your way!  


Brighton Schools view on lunch shaming is shared in the following letter: Lunch Shaming Ban - Plan and Policy - Brighton Central Schools 7-31-2018.pdf

Send Check or Cash

You can always bring money personally or send it with your student. Please place it in an envelope marked clearly with your student's name, their ID #, their teacher's name, the $ amount and the check #. Turn in prepaid deposits to the cafeteria cashier(s) or school office.

Download and Print Out a pre-formatted #10 Envelope for making Deposits

If you choose to bring money to school personally or send it with your student, please put it in an envelope clearly marked with the student's first and last name, their ID #, their teacher's name, and the amount enclosed.