Food and Nutrition Department

  • Summer Break Spot

    Splash Into Summer

    Splash Into Summer

    PCS Summer BreakSpot meals are available at schools across the district June 5 - July 28. Visit


    If not, your student may be charged for summer lunch.

    Elementary $2.25 - Secondary $2.75

    At the schools listed below, students will be charged for meals during the summer based on their current meal status.

    • Bauder Elementary
    • Highland Lakes Elementary
    • Leila Davis Elementary 
    • Carwise Middle
    • Palm Harbor Middle
    • Seminole Middle
    • East Lake High
    • Palm Harbor University High
    • Seminole High


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  • Free School Meals for all program is ending

    For the 2022-23 school year, school breakfast will remain free for Pinellas County Schools students. 

    School meals will continue to be free through the Community Eligibility Program.  View the Community Eligibility Program Schools.

     Some schools will return to regularly priced lunch. View the schools returning to regular priced lunch.

    Students in all Pinellas County Schools are still able to apply for free and reduced lunch meal benefits online. Online application for free meal benefits are available at

    2022-2023 School Year Meal Prices:

    Meal Paid Cost Free/Reduced Cost
    Student Breakfast $0.00 No charge
    Elementary Lunch $2.25 No charge
    Secondary Lunch $2.75 No charge
    Adult Breakfast $2.25 -
    Adult Lunch $3.50 -
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School Menus

  • View Online School Menus

    NutriSlice provides daily menus and nutritional information in the school cafeterias, but you may also download the app on your mobile device here:

     Download the NutriSlice App from Google Play or App Store


  • Free and Reduced Meal Applications - Apply Now

    Free and Reduced Meals

    Online application for free meal benefits are available at
    Meal applications provide funding for technology, discounted testing and college application fees, free clothing for students and more. To get started, apply beginning August 1, 2022, at
    For assistance with free or reduced meals - or 727-547-7151 

    Meal Accounts

    Paid and Reduced School Lunches can be prepaid by cash or check only, and put into your child's account in the cafeteria. Checks should be made payable to (name of school) Food Service (i.e.: Largo High School Food Service). The money remains in the student's account, and rolls over from year to year.Your student's account may be replenished at any time during the school year to avoid a negative balance. 
    Need a refund? Contact or 727-547-7117

    My School Bucks - Online Service

    My School Bucks is an online payment portal specially designed to allow parents to make convenient, anytime payments to their children's school meal accounts. Create a new account with My School Bucks using the student's 10-digit local ID number. You can find this number in Focus, which is located in the District's Home Page drop down menu; once in Focus, search under "Local Student ID". Each student will need his/her own account. 
    Please use the website link to add funds to your student's prepaid account at
    Students in all Pinellas County Schools are still able to apply for free and reduced lunch meal benefits online. Online application for free meal benefits are available at

    School Meals

    All students may have one breakfast meal at no charge, which consists of an entrée (i.e.: either a hot menu item choice, or: a bowl of cereal, or cereal bar, with toast); a fruit choice (canned, fresh fruit, 100% juice); and a choice of milk. (PreK meals may differ).
    Lunch includes one entree item consisting of protein and healthy grains, a fruit choice (canned, fresh fruit, 100% juice); a variety of fresh and cooked vegetables, and a choice of milk. (PreK meals may differ).
    ****Note: Every meal (breakfast and lunch) MUST include at least 1 fruit or 1 vegetable

    Food Service Inspection Reports


    Please contact your school's Food and Nutrition Manager for further assistance or text or call 727-638-3242.