Free & Reduced Lunch


Avon Grove To Go

Avon Grove Food Service is committed to providing students with the tools they need to succeed, including access to nutritious meals.  This year, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has extended a waiver that allows AGSD to provide breakfast and lunch meals to all students, at no cost, for the entire school year!

Students in the Hybrid Educational Model
Students can receive free meals while in school. For remote learning days, meals can be taken home from school or picked up through Avon Grove TO GO, our meal pick-up program. To maintain the integrity of the program, only one option is available to each student, each day. Limited a la carte items will be available for purchase but students must have funds in their meal account.

Registration is required. More information can be found here:  English or Spanish 

Students in the Remote Learning Model
Students can continue to receive free meals through Avon Grove TO GO, our meal pick-up program.

Breakfast and lunch meals are free to AGSD community 18 and under. 

Avon Grove TO GO
Monday & Wednesday
AGIS & AGHS

Each To Go Bag will include breakfast and lunch for one day. On Monday, students will be provided with two To Go Bags, two days of meals and Wednesday, students will be provided with three To Go Bags, three days of meals.  

Please find additional information here in EnglishSpanish.

Please contact the Food Service Office with any questions.

 


 

Although meals are free for all students this school year, it is important to complete the Free and Reduced Meals Application to ensure continued funding for AGSD.  Please visit SchoolCafe to apply now. 

Applications for Free and Reduced Price Meals for the 2020-2021 school year will be available on July 10, 2020. As a reminder, applications are due every year before the end of the 30 day grace period, usually in early October.

Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Food and Nutrition has announced an upgrade to streamline the process of student eligibility determination. The upgraded process in an online application where families can apply for Free and Reduced Price Meals quickly and easily.

You may also download the letter to households , instructions and application . Spanish letter to householdinstructions and application

With the re authorization of the National School Lunch Program, students enrolled in the Migrant Education Program are eligible to receive free school breakfast and lunch; a family application is not required.

Please call our office at 610.869.2441 if you need assistance with completing the application.


 

Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) Supplemental Payments

Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCR)(P.L. 116-127) the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) approved the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) to provide households with children eligible for free and reduced-priced meals under the National School Lunch Program (NLSP) or the School Breakfast Program (SBP) with P-EBT benefits due to the COVID-19 outbreak and related school closures. DHS will work with the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to identify eligible children and issue P-EBT.  More information can be found here.  And FAQ can be found here.