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Henderson County Child Nutrition

Henderson County Schools will offer Free Lunch and Breakfast for all Students

 

Henderson County Schools will be participating in the Seamless Summer Option of the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, Henderson County Schools will offer healthy meals every school day at NO COST to all enrolled students and children age 18 and younger for the 2021-2022 school year.

 

Students and all children age 18 and younger will be able to participate in this program without having to pay a fee or submit a household application. Families in need of additional assistance for book fees and other school items will need to complete the HIF (Household Income Form).

 

For more information about the program and to find out about meal offerings at community sites, contact Charlotte Baumgartner, Director of Child Nutrition, at 270-831-5014 or e-mail charlotte.baumgartner@henderson.kyschools.us



In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior

civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print,audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service

at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027,found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: intake@usda.gov.



This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

Child Nutrition is a Federal Program that serves
breakfast and lunch at all Henderson County Schools.
All meals meet Federal and State Guidelines.
 
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.
Please encourage your child to try breakfast at school.
 

 

 Adult breakfast is $2.73 and adult lunch is $4.58

Students may purchase an extra entrée daily with their meal as long as they do not owe charges

A Variety of Milk and Juice along with Fruit are available daily with breakfast and lunch.
(Fruit may be Fresh, Canned or Frozen)
In addition to the main entree' we offer additional options at lunch.
Please refer to the School Menus tab located on the right for a list.
 
 
  
School Lunch Charge Policy:
Adults are not allowed to charge at any time.
  1. Ice cream, extra items, or ala carte items cannot be charged at any time.
  2. If a student has over $5.00 in charges, contact will be made weekly ParentLink or by charge letter via mail.
  3. If a student has $10.00 or more in charges, the student will be asked to call home one time during the week to remind you to send money for his/her account.
  4. If a student reaches $20.00 in charges, parents will be contacted by the cafeteria manager and the school principal about the charges.
  5. If a student has over $40.00 in meal charges the account can be turned over to collections at the end of the school year.