Andersen ES,Andersen MS,McCool EMS,Guam HS
The District’s child nutrition program provides DoDEA Pacific Guam students access to nutritious free, reduced, and paid meals served in a pleasant atmosphere. Students are encouraged to acquire a taste for a variety of foods and to establish appropriate table manners which will contribute to their social education. For information on child nutrition, please visit: http://www.choosemyplate.gov/ and http://www.superkidsnutrition.com/
The prices for a well-balanced meal including milk are:
$3.00 Middle and High School
School Menus and Lunch Applications:
For information on school menus and free and reduced meal applications, please visit your school site on: http://www.schoolmenu.com
Prestige Foods Corporation (PFC) provides DoDEA Pacific Guam District USDA school meals under an annual food service contract. USDA National School Lunch Program guidelines have recently changed to increase servings of fruits, veggies, whole grains, and “right size” servings of protein. For more information, please see: http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/lunch/AboutLunch/NSLPFactSheet.pdf
Free & Reduced meals
Until students are approved for free or reduced lunches, they must either pay full price or bring a lunch from home. You may access the District free and reduced meal application online at your school’s webpage on http://www.schoolmenu.com Or, please visit your school office. Be advised the application review process may take a few days. For any questions, please contact the Student Meal Program Manager at 671-344-9582/1.
Prestige Foods accepts cash payments only. Payment hours are 0800 and 1000, Monday - Friday in the school cafeteria. You may also send payments with your child. Prestige requires a prepaid account agreement (link to prepaid account agreement). You may contact Prestige Foods for information and questions regarding your child’s lunch account or to check balances, telephone: 671-344-7223 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
You may pay online at LunchPrePay.com, http://www.lunchprepay.com
Advantages of enrollment in lunch prepay.com:
· Check your child’s meal account balance
· Get low balance alerts by e-mail
· See what your child is buying
Each child will receive a Personal Identification Number (PIN)issued by cafeteria. The PIN will be required each time a child purchases lunch, unless they are paying cash. Children who are eligible for free/reduced meals must provide their PIN to be charged accordingly.
What happens if my child forgets his/her lunch?
In accordance with Prestige Foods Prepaid Account Agreement, students are not allowed to charge more than three meals. Students who come to school without money and without lunch will be referred to the school office and the parent will be notified.
Negative Account Balances
If a child’s account falls delinquent, Prestige Foods will notify the parent. If after notification timely payment is not made, the school may provide the sponsor’s Commander or Command/First Sergeant with the unpaid meal account information.
· Use good table manners.
· Talk softly.
· Be courteous and respectful to everyone.
· Always walk and watch where you are going.
· Objects, including food, are never to be thrown.
· All food/drinks are consumed in the cafeteria.
· Remain seated at your table until dismissed.Do not share your food and do not ask for food from other students.