Turn in Applications to:

Please return completed application to your school cafeteria manager or the Food Service Department at 
1200 Eastwood Road 
Harrisonville, MO 64701

One application per household please.

Meal Applications

Free or Reduced Price Meals Students from families whose income is at or below the level shown on the income guidelines below may be eligible for either free or reduced price meals. Reduced price meals are 40 cents per lunch or 30 cents per breakfast. All students are treated the same, regardless of ability to pay. In the operation of the school lunch programs, no child will be discriminated against because of race, sex, color, national origin, age or handicap. To apply for free or reduced price meals at any time, complete the application obtained from the school office and return it to the principal. You may also obtain an application at the District Food and Nutrition Services Office, 1200 Eastwood Road . If you have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, you may choose to download and print out the form from a Web-connected computer.


When you fill out the application, you are required to provide: 
• Name of all household members 
• Total monthly income received by each household member
• Signature and social security number of an adult household member

Only complete one application per family. The information you give will be used to determine or prove your child's eligibility for free or reduced-priced meals. This information may also be used for other state or federally funded school benefits.

Factors considered in the application process are household size and total household income. HOUSEHOLD SIZE is considered all persons, related or unrelated: Including parents, children, grandparents who live in your home and share living expenses. The TOTAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME is the income each household member received last month before taxes - this includes wages, social security, pension, unemployment, welfare, child support, alimony, and any other cash income.

Foster children are categorically eligible for free meal benefits. An application is not needed yet there does need to be documentation of status by a state or local entity familiar with the child's status. Foster children may be included in the household application as part of the household size.