Free or Reduced School Meal Application Available Online

Free or Reduced School Meals Application Available Online for Students of the Monroe County School System


Healthy meals are offered daily in Monroe County Schools. Breakfast is $1.25 for all grades. Lunch is $1.75 for Pre-K, K-8 is $2.25, and $2.75 for grades 9-12. Your children may qualify for free or reduced price meals. Reduced price is $.30 for breakfast and $.40 for lunch.

Parents can now apply for Free & Reduced School Meals online using the link located on the Monroe County Schools Website (

Households that are automatically approved will be notified through a letter sent by the Monroe County Schools Nutrition Department. If you do not receive a letter stating that you were approved or denied after applying please contact the School Nutrition Department at 423-442-2092.

Eligibility is based on any one of these 3 things:

  • Your total household income and size
  • Your child’s individual status as foster, homeless, migrant, or runaway
  • Participation in an assistance program by any member of your household

Your U.S. citizenship, immigration status, or not having a SSN does not affect your eligibility for receiving benefits.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer

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