Free Breakfast & Lunch Meals
Our Preschool offers breakfast and lunch and for children who attend the aftercare program receives an afternoon snack. Breakfast and Lunch is available to ALL full day students who need it, although parents may choose to feed their children prior to arrival. Parents/guardians ALWAYS have the option of sending food for their child instead of having the District meal. We serve breakfast for children who attends the morning session, and lunch for children who attends the afternoon session.
Breakfast and lunch are planned and prepared by the District Food Service. Monthly menus are posted on the district's website. Special dietary needs can be accommodated if parents/guardians provide the required information and medical documentation.
Meals both breakfast and lunch are FREE. Parents are required to fill out a free and reduced lunch application.
How to apply for FREE-Reduces Meals?
1. Parent portal
2. Paper application
Families are always welcome to provide meals from home. Food items can't be heated and food must be labeled with student's name.
Please contact Nicole Withee for questions related to the applicationName: Nicole Withee, RD
Title: Site Supervisor/Free and Reduced Coordinator
How do you access the menu?
All meals are provided family style
Family style meal service allows staf and children to eat together, creating a relaxed environment. Also, this method is ideal for providing a conversational environment where children can not only develop good social skills but can also learn good eating habits.
** During the COVID pandemic we will modify our meals student's won't have access to food handling.
Characteristics of family style meals
Food is placed on the table in serving bowls, plates, or baskets.
There are serving utensils for all food.
Everyone, including the adult, sits down together and eats the same meal.
Food is passed from one person to another.
Everyone serves himself or herself (child receives assistance as needed).
There is adequate food provided on the table for the children and adults.
Children may have second helpings.
Everyone participates in a pleasant social atmosphere.
There is opportunity to practice communication, cooperation and respect.
Food and Nutrition Service Contacts Englewood Schools
Name: Ms. Lisa Rodriguez Title: Kitchen Manager Email: email@example.com
Name: Katie Cossette, RDN, SNS Title: Director of Nutrition Services Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 303-806-2049