National School Breakfast and Lunch Program for North Dakota

U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) in Food/Nutrition
December 19, 2018

Overview

The National School Lunch Program provides nutritious lunches and opportunities to practice making healthy choices. The School Breakfast Program (SBP) is structured similar to the National School Lunch Program. The School Breakfast Meal Patterns are established by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). These guidelines must be followed for the meals to be reimbursable.

The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs are administered by North Dakota's Department of Public Instruction.

Administration

National School Breakfast and Lunch Program for North Dakota is administered by U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service (FNS).

Program Requirements:

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of North Dakota and a parent or primary caregiver responsible for a child(ren) who attends school (high school or under).

 

 

 

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $22,459
2 $30,451
3 $38,443
4 $46,435
5 $54,427
6 $62,419
7 $70,411
8 $78,403

*For households with more than eight people, add $7,992 per additional person. Always check with the appropriate managing agency to ensure the most accurate guidelines.

Application Details

To apply for free or reduced price meals, contact your child's school. A listing of your state's schools can be found here:
http://www.dpi.state.nd.us/dpi/reports/profile/index.shtm

Contact:

701-328-2294

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