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Nutrition Meals Price Change

During the 2021 -2022 school year, free lunch and breakfast were available to all students due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. This year the USDA is transitioning back to the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP) and meals will resume to full price; breakfast $1.60 and lunch $2.70 (EK-8) & $2.85 (9-12). Your student(s) may qualify for free or reduced price meals by filling out the 2022-2023 Iowa Application for Free & Reduced Price School Meals. If qualified, the reduced price is $.30 for breakfast and $.40 for lunch. Applications are available on the district website or at the building offices.

 

Breakfast Prices
EK-12th Grade$1.60
Reduced Price Breakfast$0.30
Adult Breakfast$1.95
2nd Entree Breakfast$0.85
Cereal$0.70
Milk$0.50
Fruit Juice$0.50

Lunch Prices
EK-8th Grade$2.70
9-12th Grade$2.85
Reduced Price Lunch$0.40
Adult Lunch$4.15
2nd Entree Lunch$1.80
Milk$0.50
A la Carte$0.25 – 2.00

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The free and reduced meal programs, as supported by USDA and the State of Iowa, are available for those who qualify. 

  • If you have received a letter from the school stating that you are already approved for a Free or Reduced Meal benefit, please complete the Waiver Statement to be eligible to have your Instructional fees waived or reduced. 
  • If you have not received a letter from the school regarding a free or reduced meal benefit, an Iowa Eligibility Application must be completed before benefits can begin.  An application my be completed at any time during the school year.  The guidelines for qualifying for the free or reduced meal program can be found in the documents below. 
  • If you qualify for a free or reduced meal program, you may also qualify for Instructional fees to be waived or reduced.  This benefit must be applied for, it is not an automatic benefit if you qualify for free or reduced meals.  To apply for a waiver of Instructional fees, please complete the  Waiver Statement.  

 

Iowa Non-Discrimination Statement

It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or religion in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.6, 216.7, and 216.9. If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E 14th St, Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121 or 800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov/.

 

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

All FNS nutrition assistance programs, State or local agencies, and their subrecipients, must post the following Nondiscrimination Statement:

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

  1. Mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC 20250-9410; or
  2. Fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. Email:
    program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Declaración de no discriminación del Departmamento de Agricultura (USDA)

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the West Branch Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have any questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the Dave Hlas, Elementary Principal, 148 North Oliphant St., West Branch, IA 52358, 319-643-7211, dhlas@west-branch.k12.ia.us

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