Meal Benefits

Meal Benefits Update for School Year 2024-2025

  • For the 2024-2025 School Year, Broward County Public Schools Food and Nutrition Services Department is pleased to continue Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), which allows students to receive breakfast and lunch at no cost at 180 eligible Broward County Public Schools.

    The Universal Free Lunch Program Pilot Year 2 will provide reimbursable lunch meals to all students in 47 Non-Community Eligibility Provision (Non-CEP) Schools at no cost, regardless of students’ eligibility.

    Universal Free Breakfast will be offered to all students enrolled in the 47 Non-Community Eligibility Provision (Non-CEP) Schools at no cost for the 2024/2025 school year.

     

    The application portal for the 2024/2025 school year will be available from

     July 15, 2024 – June 1, 2025. 

     

    Breakfast and lunch menus can be viewed by school location online via MealViewer. MealViewer ICON

    Special Diet Requests

    To request dietary modification, including consistency and texture, special dietary needs or concerns, visit the Special Diets and Allergies page for guidance. 

  • Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)

    Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) Schools

    Students who attend a school that participates in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) are eligible for breakfast and lunch at no charge. Parents do not need to complete an application to qualify for meals. 

    Students at CEP schools may qualify for additional District Programs by completing an Income Survey Form and a Disclosure Form (click on icons below).     

  • Universal Free Lunch Program Pilot

    Universal Free Lunch Program Pilot Year 2

    Students who attend a school that participates in the Universal Free Lunch Program Pilot are eligible for lunch at no cost.  Universal Free Breakfast will continue for the 2023-2024 school year.  

    Meal Benefits applications need to be completed online for meal reimbursement and for providing opportunities for additional District Programs.   

  • Disclosure Form

    Disclosure Form

    Students who qualify for Free and Reduced Price Meals are eligible for additional District programs by completing the Disclosure Form.   

      Disclosure Form   

    Additional District Programs

    Fee waivers for SAT/ACT/PSAT exams, waivers for college application fees, discounts on afterschool programs and camps, discounts on internet services, and others.  

    District Programs List

  • Information Letter

    Meal Benefits Parent Information Letter 

    The Parent Information Letter is available in English, Espanol, Kreyol and Portuguese.

    Download the 2023-2024 Meal Benefits Parent Information Letter in English, Espanol, Kreyol and Portuguese here.

  • My School Bucks

    Online Meal Payments

    An online payment portal designed to allow parents and guardians quick and easy access to online payments for additional meals or a la carte items.

    A la carte items include:  Sparkling water, Ice-Cream, Pop-Tart, Rice Crispy Treats and more.  All a la carte items are USDA Smart Snack approved.

    A nominal fee of $2.49 is charged per credit/debit transaction.

  • Meal Prices

    Meal Prices

    Breakfast

    Lunch

    Elementary 

    Free

    Elementary 

    Free

    Middle

    Free

    Middle

    Free

    High

    Free

    High

    Free

    Adult

    $2.70

    Adult

    $4.75

    Second Meals will be charged at the adult price of $4.75.  We encourage parents to register through My School Bucks payment portal for easy and convenient online payments. See the Student Meal Account icon below.

  • Refunds

    Refunds

    For current students, please contact the Food and Nutrition Services Manager at your school.

    Student(s) who are no longer enrolled at a Broward County Public School may e-mail FNSHelpDesk@browardschools.com for refunds.

  • Income Survey
  • Disclosure Form
  • Meal Benefit Application
  • My School Bucks
  • CEP Schools
  • Universal Free Schools
  • Parent Information

Contact Information

  • Food and Nutrition Services

    7720 West Oakland Park Blvd.

    Sunrise, Florida 33351

    Phone: 754-321-0215

    Fax: --

    TTL: --

    Phone: --

    Mary Mulder

    Executive Director

Meal Benefits

  •   754-321-0250