Seamless Summer Option of the National School Lunch Program
The FAIRLESS LOCAL SCHOOLS announces its participation in the federally funded Seamless Summer Option of the National School Lunch Program. Under the Seamless Summer Option, nutritious meals are provided free of charge to all children 18 years and younger at the following locations. Click Here for more information.
USDA SUMMER MEAL PROGRAM
By Phone: Call the USDA National Hunger Hotline, which operates from 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM Eastern Time. If you need food assistance, call 1-866-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-8-HAMBRE to speak with a representative who will find food resources such as meal sites, food banks, and other social services available near your location.
By Text: Text the word Summer, , Food, or Meals to the automated service at 914-342-7744, to receive an automated response to resources located near an address and/or zip code.
Meal Charge Policy
There are changes to the meal charge policy for the current school year. CLICK HERE to see the updated document regarding the procedures.
PayForIt.net is available!!
PayForIt.net is a way of adding money to your child's school breakfast/lunch accounts. By going to PayForIt.net, you can easily
- Set up an account
- Deposit money anytime it's needed
- Set up email reminders for when your child's account gets low
- Set up automatic payments
- Check your child's account balance
- Request a report of all your child's purchases over the last 30 days
Here's what you'll need
- An email address
- A credit card (Cards will only be charged IF you choose to make a payment)
- Your child's student ID number (You can locate this number in your child's profile in FinalForms)
*Note - When you set up your account it may take up to 24 hours for the account information to be available
One account will cover all the children in your family. If you choose to use payforit.net, the company will charge you a processing fee per transaction. Any money put on the account will generally appear within 24 hours.
If you have any questions, please contact Julie Miller at (330) 767-7071 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Members of the Fairless Local Wellness Committee will meet in August to refine their mission, vision, and goals. Those interested in serving on the committee, should email Food Service Director, Julie Miller, at email@example.com.
As part of the Healthy-Hunger Free Act to improve childhood nutrition, new nutrition standards are being implemented across the country to improve your child's lunch. These standards emphasize fruits, vegetables, whole grains and fat-free and low fat milk.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.