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MEAL BENEFITS APPLICATION

The 2021-2022 online meal benefits application is now available! Click the "My School Apps" button fill out the online application. 

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Complete the 2021-2022 paper meal benefits application application and return it to your child's school or the Food Service Office.

Click a PDF link below to print a paper version

2021-2022 Application-ENGLISH.pdf

2021-2022 Application-SPANISH.pdf

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BREAKFAST AND LUNCH

Breakfast and lunch meals are FREE for ALL FCPS students enrolled in traditional in-school classes or virtual school for the 2021-2022 school year. Breakfast and lunch are available on days when children are in school. 

SUPPER AND SNACK

Free to-go supper and snack meals will be available daily for students to take home with them after school starting Monday August 23rd at the following schools:

Ballenger Creek Elementary Brunswick Elementary
Butterfly Ridge Elementary Hillcrest Elementary
Lincoln Elementary Middletown High
Monocacy Elementary North Frederick Elementary
Spring Ridge Elementary Sugarloaf Elementary
Thurmont Middle Walkersville Elementary
Waverley Elementary Whittier Elementary
   

To-go-supper and snack meals for Saturdays and Sundays will be distributed on Fridays.

MEALS FOR CHILDREN IN THE COMMUNITY WHO ARE NOT ENROLLED IN FCPS

Meals are available to children in the community who are 18 years old and younger including those who are not enrolled in FCPS either in person or virtually. The program will also serve people who are older than 18 who are enrolled in a program for people with disabilities. Select FCPS schools will distribute meals every Monday and Thursday starting Monday August 23rd from 11am-1pm at the following locations:

Ballenger Creek Elementary Hillcrest Elementary
Lincoln Elementary Spring Ridge Elementary
Sugarloaf Elementary Thurmont Middle
Waverley Elementary Whittier Elementary  
   

On Mondays, to-go breakfast, lunch, supper, and snack will be distributed for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. On Thursdays to-go breakfast and lunch will be distributed for Thursday and Friday, and to-go supper and snack will be distributed for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Children do not have to be present. A parent or guardian can pick up meals for their children.

FREE AND REDUCED-PRICE MEAL BENEFITS

We encourage all families who feel they qualify or are not sure if they qualify to fill out a free and reduced-price meal benefits application even though students receive free meals. The Food and Nutrition Services Department is funded based on the number of people who qualify for free and reduced-price meals. 

All students at all Frederick County Public Schools can apply for free or reduced-price meal benefits.

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FCPS FOOD SAFETY AND HEATING INSTRUCTIONS FOR TO-GO MEALS (English and Spanish)

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Good nutrition and learning go hand in hand! The 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.

Meals, foods and beverages sold or served at schools meet state and federal requirements which are based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines. We provide students with access to a variety of affordable and appealing foods that meet the health and nutrition needs of students.

 


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