We are no longer accepting Free & Reduced applications for SY 20-21. Please contact Student Services to fill out an alternative form if needed for other benefits.
Free meals are provided to any child under the age of 18 for the entire school year 20-21. You do not need to attend a CVUSD school to receive free meals.
Welcome to Child Nutrition!
Pick up from CVHS from 11:00am-11:30am M-F
Pick up from Creekside and Canyon from 12:30pm-1:00pm M-F
Welcome to the Castro Valley Child Nutrition Website. Good nutrition and learning go hand in hand! The Child Nutrition Services department is made up of a team of food and nutrition professionals 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.
Alameda County Community Food Bank, in collaboration with Alameda County Nutrition Action Partners (CNAP), has produced “Your Guide to Healthy Food Resources in Alameda County”. It includes quick and easy information re: the Food Bank’s Helpline, CalFresh (food stamps), WIC, Head Start, and of course, School Meals.
Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.
Notice: The California Revenue and Taxation Code (RTC) Section 19853(b) requires local educational agencies (LEA) that operate the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) to annually notify households about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Information Act.