Meal Options for Everyone
The National School Lunch Program (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 Coming Soon
If you prefer to fill out the paper Free and Reduced application, please contact the JCSD Nutrition Services office at 515-278-0470.