ØThe charge limit will be set for one week ($12.50) for reimbursable lunches only.
ØBreakfast charges are only allowed for K-3rd grade for one week ($7.50).
ØWhen the limit (five charges) is reached, the student will be sent to the office or to the principal to contact the parent/guardian. The student may also try to borrow from peers, if so desired.
ØStudents without money, who have reached the limit, will not receive a meal. There is no longer an alternative meal due to the new meal pattern from USDA.
ØPre-K thru 3rd grade and all special needs students will be allowed to charge over the limit. CNP is required to feed these students.
ØManagers will contact parents by letter home on the 2nd charge; phone the parent on the 3rd charge; submit a list of names on the 5th charge to the administration for assistance in collecting the charges.
ØParents, contacted by the cafeteria personnel, will be advised of “My School Bucks” for setting up an account for their child.