THE APPLICATION FOR 2021-2022 SCHOOL Year will be available for submission July 1, 2021 Please access by clicking below on the icon "MY SCHOOL APPS".
Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who believe they may qualify. The eligibility guidelines for reduced meal status are available by clicking on the icon under meal applications. You will be notified of the status by a letter that will be sent home with your child when school begins, notice by e-mail or you may also call the School Nutrition office at 228-864-1337 to inquire or if you have questions. Please read the instructions under the icon below.
If your child was a student at LBSD at the close of school last year, he may eat on that status for the first 30 days before you apply. However a new application must be received by September 17, 2021 or status will revert to full pay and you will be charged for meals. You may submit an application for meals at any time throughout the year if your household number or income changes.
Until you receive notification of free meals, you must provide your child with a lunch or lunch money.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: email@example.com.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.