SCHOOL NUTRITION SERVICES

The Westbrook School Department is proud to participate in these state and federally funded programs; enriching the nutrition of it students.

Back to School Nutrition letter from Mary Emerson, Director of School Nutrition

 

Ways to Pay for School Meals

 

MySchoolBucks - Website

(My School Bucks 1-855-832-5226)

 

Meal Prepayment form

Grades PK - 8
 

FREE & REDUCED MEAL INFORMATION

 

Free & Reduced Application

Free & Reduced Application - Arabic

Free & Reduced Application - French

Free & Reduced Application - Somali

Free & Reduced Application - Spanish

Free and reduced meals are available at all Westbrook Schools for students who qualify under the United States Department of Agriculture Guidelines.

Qualifying for free meals entitles a child to a free breakfast and a free lunch every school day. Qualifying for reduced price meals entitles a child to a free breakfast and lunch for 40 cents every school day.

 

All student account information is completely confidential. We use a computerized Point of Service accountability system in which all students in the school have an ID number and a school meals account. Students account information, whether they receive free, reduced or full lunch is 100% anonymous. If you would like more information regarding this program, please call Mary Emerson, Director of School Nutrition at 591-6054, or email: emersonm@westbrookschools.org.

You may fill out an application any time during the school year. If you have been previously denied, but have had a decrease in income or an increase in household size, you may now qualify.

Non-Discrimination Statement

FEDERAL

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the Agency ere they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, heard of hearing, or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.

STATE

The Maine Human Rights Act prohibits discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, religion, ancestry or national origin.

 

If you wish to file a discrimination complaint electronically, please select File a Complaint and complete an intake questionnaire. Before completing this process it may be helpful to review relevant links under Guidance. If you are not sure how the Maine Human Rights Act may apply to, you please review the publication "What It Is! How It Works!". Maine is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

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