Food and Nutrition Department
Mission Statement: Providing Energy for Education with pride, integrity and dedication.The Pinellas County School District participates in the National School Lunch/Breakfast Program. Dinner is also available in select schools for students enrolled in afterschool programs. Nutritious meals, which include a variety of hot and cold options, are served every school day. All meals served meet the patterns established by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.
Meal Distribution Information - Revised January 2021
Nutrislice provides daily menus and nutritional information in the school cafeterias, but you may also download the app on your mobile device here:Although student meals are at no charge for the remainder of the 2020-21 School Year, you should still fill out the application for School Lunch for your student.One family application must be submitted each year listing every child in the household. Paper applications are available throughout the school year from your school, or you may use the convenient online application: MySchoolApps is a quick and easy way for parents and guardians to submit application for free and reduced meal benefits online! This service is provided to you free of charge by your School District and is available anywhere, easy to use and private and secure apply at MySchoolApps.Meal AccountsPaid 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.My School Bucks - Online ServiceMy 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 www.myschoolbucks.com
2020-2021 School Year Prices will be:
- - Lunch Breakfast Elementary Paid No Charge $0.00 - Reduced $0.00 $0.00 Secondary Paid No Charge $0.00 - Reduced $0.00 $0.00 Adult - $3.50 $2.25Breakfast and lunch is at no charge for all students. A la carte items may be available for individual purchase at your school site for an additional fee. Please contact your School Cafeteria Manager for more information.School MealsAll 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 choices (canned, fresh fruit, 100% juice); and a choice of milk.All students may have one lunch meal at no charge, which include one entree item consisting of protein and healthy grains, a fruit choices (canned, fresh fruit, 100% juice); a variety of fresh and cooked vegetables, and a choice of milk.****Note: Every meal (breakfast and lunch) MUST include at least 1 fruit or 1 vegetableFood Service Inspection Reports