WELCOME STUDENTS AND FAMILIES TO THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR !!
-- ALL STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE A FREE BREAKFAST & LUNCH DURING 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR --
The Food and Nutrition Department is committed to providing healthy meals to support our students' growth, health and well being. We embrace the opportunity to continue to promote healthy options through offering a variety of food selections for our students.
The U.S.D.A. (United States Department of Agriculture) announced that they will be extending the Free Lunch Benefit for students through the entire 2021-2022 School Year. A healthy breakfast and a lunch meal will be available for each child at no cost. We welcome students to participate in joining us for school meals.
Additional items will be made available for purchase. If a student wishes to pack their favorite meal from home, beverages including milk are available for purchase. Second meals, extra entrees, in addition to healthy snacks, bottled water and juice beverages are also available. All meals and ala carte items meet state and federal requirements which are based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines.
To provide efficient service to our students, the Food and Nutrition Department would appreciate if funds can be placed on students accounts in advance. Online prepayment is available at www.payforit.net. Additionally, payments can be sent in to the students school or payments can also be mailed directly to the Food and Nutrition Department at 1797 King Avenue, Kings Mills OH 45034. Checks can be made out to: Kings Local School District: Food Service.
We are excited to announce a "NEW" Mobile Menu feature providing an online view of the menu as well as nutrient and allergens of our menu offerings. This is just one more step we are making in an effort to continually improve the quality of the Menus we offer to our students. Questions or Concerns? Please contact Jennifer S. Arlinghaus R.D.,L.D. Food Service Director 398-8050, ext. 10027
**** ATTENTION: PARENTS AND GUARDIANS: DUE TO EXTENSION OF THE FREE MEAL BENEFIT, ALL ENROLLED STUDENTS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO COMPLETE A FREE AND REDUCED MEAL APPLICATION TO RECEIVE FREE MEALS. FAMILIES NEED TO STILL COMPLETE THE APPLICATION HOWEVER IN ORDER TO DETERMINE STUDENTS ELIGIBILITY FOR OTHER SERVICE PROGRAMS LIKE P-EBT, DISCOUNTS FOR SCHOOL FEES AND ATHLETIC PAY TO PLAY FEES AMONG OTHERS. TO APPLY, CLICK PANEL BOX "APPLY FOR MEAL BENEFITS, OHIO DEPARTMENT OF OF EDUCATION", LOOK FOR APPLE LOGO ****