SCHOOL FOOD RESOURCES
Free and Reduced Meal Applications
Very important information regarding Free and reduced meal applications
KEARNY BOARD OF EDUCATION IS PLEASED TO OFFER HEALTHY MEALS THROUGH THE NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH -BREAKFAST PROGRAM. ALL STUDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR BREAKFAST AND LUNCH AT NO COST.
EVEN THOUGH THE DISTRICT IS PROVIDING FREE MEALS TO ALL STUDENTS FOR THE 2021-2022 ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR, THE APPLICATION FOR FREE AND REDUCED-PRICE SCHOOL MEALS IS STILL AVAILABLE AND IS USED TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY FOR P-EBT BENEFITS, STATE FUNDING, AND OTHER BENEFITS. WE ENCOURAGE TO YOU TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION TO SEE IF YOU QUALIFY FOR THE ADDITIONAL BENEFITS.
You may apply online by signing into the parent portal http://parent.kearnyschools.com go to the the forms tab>meal application>apply> accept and continue. If you are using a mobile device go to the bottom of the screen to “mobile view”
ALL DISTRICT STUDENTS are eligible to pick up FREE BREAKFAST & LUNCH
Beginning Tuesday, June 29 and continuing through August 26 the following schedule will be in effect for Food Distribution:
Pick up between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Kearny High School King Street entrance on Tuesdays (3days breakfast and lunch) and Thursdays (4 days breakfast and lunch)
For students attending our Summer Programs from June 29 to Aug 5:
Kearny High School summer school students Distribution point at the grab & go line at 12 pm (first wave dismissal) and 2pm (2nd wave dismissal) every day Monday to Thursday.
Lincoln Middle School summer school students Distribution point near the nurses office/gym entrance at 12:50 pm (first wave dismissal) to 1:50 pm (2nd wave dismissal) every day Monday to Thursday
Franklin Elem School summer school students' meals will be delivered at 9:15 am at the Ivy Street door and perisibles will be placed in refrigeration in the new gym.