Pre-Payment Options

Please take advantage of the options to prepay your student's meal accounts. Prepaid meal accounts help the lunch lines go faster and gives students more time to eat, relax, and play. It also gives you the peace of mind of not having to worry about looking for lunch money every day or worry that it might get lost, stolen or used for something other than lunch.

Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.



 Make prepayments to your child's Meal Account here!



Parents are encouraged to pay for their child's meals in advance. With our Meal Magic system comes access to This website allows you to gain access to the activity of your student’s Nutrition Services account. Student ID’s are needed to register your child at this website. If you have not received a hard or electronic notice of your student’s ID number, you may call the Food Service office to get your student’s ID number. There is no requirement to make deposits online and no fee to view account activity. But if you decide to make a deposit online ($20 minimum) using a credit card, a flat fee of $2.00 will incur on all transactions. If you have more than one student, you can designate an appropriate amount for each child. You may also deposit money into your student’s account by sending in checks made out to Beverly Public School’s Food Service. There is no fee for deposits made at school with either cash or checks. These deposits can be made at any school kitchen or by mailing it to our office at Beverly High School, Attn: Food Service, 100 Sohier Rd, Beverly, MA 01915. When using this site, your approval will be in one business day or less. Meal Magic helps to protect your student’s privacy when participating in this program because all students’ accounts will look the same. If you have questions regarding the school lunch program please call Christina Leal at 978-921-6132 ext 11129.

Students are expected to pay for their meals at the time of service.
Students eligible for reduced priced meals are asked to pay weekly in order to avoid overt identification of meal benefits in the lunch line. Parents are notified of this in the “Meal Benefit Notification” letter.

Students paying full or reduced prices are encouraged to prepay by the week or month. 

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.