Meal Options for Everyone

The National School Lunch ProgramĀ (NSLP) is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day. The program was established under the National School Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946.

We now offer a Free and Reduced Lunch application online.

2021-22 Online Free and Reduced Lunch Application

If you prefer to fill out the paper Free and Reduced application, please contact the JCSD Nutrition Services office at 515-278-0470.

Public Notices Concerning Free and Reduced Price Meals in the Johnston Community School District

USDA and Iowa Non-Discrimination Statement