Free & Reduced Lunch
Applications for Free and Reduced Price Meals Opens a New Window. 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 Opens a New Window. where families can apply for Free and Reduced Price Meals quickly and easily.
You may also download the letter to households Opens a New Window. , instructions Opens a New Window. and application Opens a New Window. . Spanish letter to household, instructions Opens a New Window. and application Opens a New Window. .
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.