WATERLOO --- Free and reduced-price lunch applications for the Waterloo public schools are available online at https://mealapp.waterloo.k12.ia.us.
Families can access the website from home or on registration days at all district school buildings. Paper copies of the application are available at all Waterloo schools, the Waterloo Education Service Center at 1516 Washington St. and the Food Service Office at 1554 Oakwood Drive, beginning Monday.
Meal prices have increased. The pricing for the 2011-12 school year is:
Elementary Breakfast: $1.25.
Elementary Lunch: $2.10.
Elementary Snack: 75 cents.
Secondary Breakfast: $1.40.
Secondary Lunch: $2.20.
Adult Breakfast: $1.70.
Adult Lunch: $3.35.
Milk: 50 cents.
All Grades Reduced-Price Breakfast: 30 cents.
All Grades Reduced-Price Lunch: 40 cents.
Students who qualified for free or reduced-price lunch last school year retain their status from last year until Oct. 8, 2011, or until a new application is processed.
For more information, call your school or the Food Service Office at 433-2037.