Welcome to Dothan City Schools'
Child Nutrition Program
Helping You Eat Smart!!!
Children need healthy meals to learn. Our mission is to offer healthy and nutritious meals every day.
How to Apply for Free and Reduced-Price School Meals - Information and Instructions for completing applications.
IF YOUR CHILD WAS ELIGIBLE FOR FREE OR REDUCED MEALS LAST YEAR, AND HAS NOT RECEIVED APPROVAL FOR THE CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR, PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT LAST YEAR'S ELIGIBILITY WILL EXPIRE ON SEPTEMBER 24. AT THAT TIME YOUR CHILD'S ACCOUNT WILL CHANGE TO A "PAYING" STATUS. YOU MUST SUBMIT AN APPLICATION AND BE APPROVED IN ORDER FOR MEAL BENEFITS TO CONTINUE FOR THE CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT THE CHILD NUTRITION MANAGER AT YOUR CHILD'S SCHOOL. YOU MAY SUBMIT AN APPLICATION ONLINE BY VISITING THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE: www.applyforlunch.com
WHAT'S ON THE MENU??? - view daily meal plans and meal prices.
COMPLETE APPLICATIONS FOR
FREE OR REDUCED MEALS
MAKE ONLINE MEAL PAYMENTS
|Complete and submit applications fast and easy online
||Manage your child's meal account online
Visit the LINKS page for information regarding online payment and online applications.
Visit our Child Nutrition ANNOUNCEMENTS page for meal prices and important information regarding Meal Eligibility Benefits.
“The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at email@example.com.
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (in Spanish).
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”
Child Nutrition Staff
Frequently Asked Questions