Turn in Applications to:

School Office 

Meal Applications

If your family would benefit by receiving free or reduced price lunch, please fill out and submit an application. This can be done in person with a paper application (pick one up in your child's school office, or print from the left side of the this page) or you can fill it out and submit it online. Please call Nutrition Services at (509)291-7510 if you have any questions! 

 

 

VIDEO INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE APP: 

https://youtu.be/-AGGr33NbEY

 

ONLINE APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE HERE:

ONLINE FREE AND REDUCED MEAL APPLICATIONS

When adding a meal application:

1. Login to your Skyward Family Access

2. Click on Food Service

3. Then click on "Add an Application" in the upper right hand corner of the screen

4. You can watch the status of your application from your login!  Easy!  

If any questions about this process, please call Ellen at (509)291-7510.

Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who believe they may qualify. If your family chooses to apply please complete a "Free and Reduced Meal Price Application Form." The forms can be obtained and returned (completed) to any school office. You will be notified by mail of your child's status. Until notification you must provide your child with a lunch or lunch money. Each family must (re)apply within the first 30 school days. If an application is not received within 30 school days, and you qualified for free or reduced the previous school year, your child's benefit will change to paid status on the 31st school day - which will be Friday October 16th, 2020. You may apply at any time during the school year.

Only complete one application per family. The information you give will be used to determine or prove your child's eligibility for free or reduced-priced meals. This information may also be used for other state or federally funded school benefits.

Factors considered in the application process are household size and total household income. HOUSEHOLD SIZE is considered all persons, related or unrelated: Including parents, children, grandparents who live in your home and share living expenses. The TOTAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME is the income each household member received last month before taxes - this includes wages, social security, pension, unemployment, welfare, child support, alimony, and any other cash income.

Foster children are categorically eligible for free meal benefits. An application is not needed yet there does need to be documentation of status by a state or local entity familiar with the child's status. Foster children may be included in the household application as part of the household size.