Turn in Applications to:Turn into office
School Meals are ALL FREE for ALL Students in 2021-2022 - NO APPLICATIONS ARE REQUIRED!
Having the information about who is ELIGIBLE for this benefit in our school community
is vital and offers other important benefits to your school.
Please fill out the applicaiton for Free & Reduced Meals TODAY!
2021-2022 - Applications are available NOW!
YOU CAN APPLY ANYTIME DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR
and you can apply multiple times.
If you applied and were denied, you can apply again if your circumstances change.
To download an application for 2021-2022
FOR MAUSD STUDENTS ONLY - On-line application!
NEW OPTION - APPLY ONLINE - Easy and Secure!! Click HERE.
Please use the 2021-2022 application. We cannot accept last year's application.
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 returned (completed) to any school office. Make sure to fill out the application completely and sign the form. You will be notified by mail of your child's status. Until notification you must provide your child with a lunch or lunch money.
Full instructions for completing the application
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.
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.
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. Foster children may be included in the household application as part of the household size.
Please feel free to call our office at 453-7002 if you have any questions or concerns.