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 (www.monroe.k12.tn.us/lunchapp).
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