Apply for Free/Reduced Lunch

  • Free & Reduced Meal Applications

    • Food & Nutrition Services Department: (754) 321-0250
    • Incoming Kindergarten, VPK, and New students to Broward County schools are considered “Full Price”.
    • A new free & reduced lunch application must be submitted every school year. Applications do not carry over.
    • Applications for Free or Reduced meals are processed within 10 days.
    • Apply for free & reduced meals
      • WHEN: You can apply AFTER JULY 21st.
      • WHERE: Apply online at:
      • Please apply soon after July 21st. It is recommended that applications for free/reduced lunch are submitted before August 24th (the first day of school) and with enough time for processing (at least 10 days). Students that are not approved by the start of the school year must pay “Full Price” for meals.

    How Do I Apply for FREE and/or REDUCED LUNCH? is an easy and convenient way for parents and guardians to submit applications online. There is no fee for using the website to submit your application for benefits and the service is provided free of charge by your District.  Click on the link below to get started!