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Good nutrition and learning go hand in hand.
Meals Available for Pick Up for Virtual Learners for 2021-2022 School Year
Food Services will be offering meals for pick up for any students who are registered as virtual learners and not attending school in person. We request that you complete the order form on our website each week, so that we can have your meals ready for pick up. If you have students who attend different schools within the district, then you may choose one location to pick up meals for all of them. Meals may be picked up on Mondays from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the locations listed below beginning August 9th and ending May 24th (last day).
Order Form for Meal Pick Up for Virtual Learners:
2021-2022 School Year:
Anderson Community Schools will continue its participation in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). All students will receive a nutritious breakfast and lunch free of charge. *This year breakfast will be grab & go style, while lunch will be served in the cafeteria.
Breakfast is offered at all school locations and will be served at the following times:
Anderson Elementary: 8:45 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Anderson High School: 7:10 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Anderson Intermediate: 8:35 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Compass: 7:30 a.m. - 7:50 a.m.
D-26: 7:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.
Eastside Elementary: 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Edgewood Elementary: 8:35 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Erskine Elementary: 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Highland Middle School: 7:10 a.m. - 7:40 a.m.
Southview Preschool: 9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
Tenth St. Elementary: 8:40 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.
Valley Grove Elementary: 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
A la carte will be sold at the elementary level with a 2 maximum snack allowance. Secondary Schools will offer the same a la carte options as in the past.
There will be a no charge policy in place. Any extra food items beyond the standard lunch must be purchased, including all a la carte options. A child bringing their lunch and not participating in the meal program must purchase their milk at a cost of $.50.
Prepaid accounts are back!! We are pleased to announce that we will continue using prepaid accounts for the 2021-2022 school year. Visit the "Prepay Options" section of our website to learn how you can add money to your student's lunch account.
We look forward to seeing you in the cafeteria for breakfast and lunch each day!
A La Carte Pricing
Snack items at elementary schools are $0.75 with the exception of the mini Rice Krispies treat, which remains $0.25. Small bottled water is $0.50 and large bottled water (16.9 oz.) is $1.00. Prices for specific snack and beverage items at the middle school and high school are posted in the cafeteria.
*Due to the National coin shortage, we are unable to give change for a la carte purchases at this time. Any remaining money will go on the student's lunch account and can be used for a future purchase. Thank you for your understanding!
Community Resources for Families
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: How to File a Complaint, 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;
2. fax: (202) 690-7442; or
3. email: [email protected].
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.