2020-21 Menu Prices
Grades Breakfast Lunch To-Go Meals (PK-12) $1.50 $2.90 PK-5 $1.50 $2.90 6-8 $1.50 $3.15 9-12 $1.50 $3.40 Reduced* $0.00 $0.00 Adult $2.25 $4.40 Milk $0.50 $0.50
*Funding provided by the Oregon Legislature to eliminate the reduced price for school meals.
Free and Reduced-Price Meals
A new application must be completed each year and only forms for the current year are accepted.
Click on the Apply Online Button below or download the mobile app to complete and submit an application via SchoolCafe.
Two Step Process to Submit an Online Meal Application with SchoolCafe:
1. Create a SchoolCafe Account. You can use this account each school year to submit an online meal application.
2. Complete and submit the online application. You can check the status of the application and even print out the approval/denial letter.*
IMPORTANT NOTE: If your application is approved via the 2020-21 Oregon Expanded Income Guidelines, SchoolCafe will have a 'Denied' application status. Although an approval letter cannot be generated from SchoolCafe, a copy will be sent to the household via the mail and email, if on file. If your application is approved via the 2020-21 Federal Income Guidelines, you will have an 'Approved' status and will be able to print out your own approval letter. You will also receive notification via the mail and email, if on file.
To submit a paper application, click on 2020-21 Confidentail Family Application for Free and Reduced Pricet Meals below. Print out and complete the required information and mail the application to the PPS Nutrition Services Dept., 501 N. Dixon St., Portland, OR 97227. Or, request one to be mailed to you by contacting the PPS Meal Benefits Office at 503.916.3402 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If families do not qualify for free and reduced-price meals, school meals can be purchased at specific sites (list will be published soon). However, a meal application can be submitted any time during the school year. This means if circumstances change that allow famlies to meet the inome guidelines they can submit an application at that time. Please note, meal benefits begin the date the application is approved and cannot be backdated to cover prior purchases.