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Ensuring students receive a nutritious and good-tasting breakfast and lunch every day is vital to them developing healthy bodies – and healthy brains. Children who are hungry or not getting access to proper nutrition very often do not perform as well as children who are well-nourished.

To provide our students with the high-quality food they need to be successful in school, we are pleased to partner with one of the nation's leading school food service companies, Chartwells, LLC.  Chartwells is focused on providing nutritious meals and information about healthy eating. You can learn more at www.eatlearnlive.com.

SPRING 2021 MEAL SERVICE

Students Taking In-person Classes:
  • Free breakfast and lunch will be provided to all students.
  • On Wednesdays, students may get Grab & Go meals at the locations noted below.
 Cruiser Digital Academy Students:
  • Free Grab & Go-style breakfasts and lunches will be available on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the following locations:
  • Asbury Elementary School - 5127 Harbor Blvd., Cols.
  • Glendening Elementary School - 4200 Glendening Dr., Groveport
  • Middle School Central - 751 Main St., Groveport
  • Middle School North - 5474 Sedalia Dr., Cols.
  • Independence Park - 3065 Dewbourne Dr, Reynoldsburg 
Grab & Go meals also are available to all children 18 and younger on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Groveport Madison H.S., 4475 S. Hamilton Rd.
 
NOTE:  Grab & Go meal service will not be provided during Spring Break (April 2 through April 11).

Applying for Free or Reduced-Price Meals

Many families in Groveport Madison Schools qualify for their child(ren) to receive free or reduced-price meals (breakfast and lunch) through the National School Lunch Program, which is sponsored by the US Department of Agriculture. Qualified students can receive free or reduced-price lunch daily, and application may be made at any time of the year, as circumstances dictate. 

Complete an online application, at http://www.gocruisers.org/FreeandReducedLunch.aspx. The information provided is confidential and only used to determine eligibility for the Federal Lunch Program. Online applications are processed very quickly, with eligibility generally determined in less than 48 hours. Paper applications are also available at our schools, but it may take six days or more to process paper applications. Guidelines for eligibility in the program are determined annually. You can learn more about the eligibility guidelines, here.

Menus and Nutrition Information via Nutrislice!

NutriSlice School Breakfast & Lunch Menus
Groveport Madison Schools' and Chartwells Food Service Department is now offering parents and students an easy way to find daily school menus with links to food item descriptions, photos, nutritional information, serving sizes, and even carbohydrate counts on the food offered at school. Click here to access the Nutrislice website.
 
In addition, you can download the free Nutrislice app for fast and easy access to the same information. 
 
Get the app on iTunes here.
Get the app on GooglePlay here.
   

Questions About our Food Services Program?

Dan Magee
Food Service Director
614-836-4969

Who to Contact

Dan Magee, Food Services Director
614-836-4969

Ohio P-EBT Program

Eligibility and other information can be found at https://jfs.ohio.gov/ofam/p-ebt.stm. If you have been notified you qualify, but you haven't received your card, contact Dan Magee at 614-836-4969, or by email at [email protected].

2020-2021 Meal Prices

The Federal School Lunch Program has waived all meal expenses through September 30, 2021. All District-provided breakfasts and lunches are free to any youth 18 and under.

Free or Reduced-Price Meal Application

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