• Free & Reduced Meal Program 

    The Household Eligibility Application for free/reduced priced meals must be completed annually starting in July. Households qualifying through the Direct Certification process will be notified by July 15th by letter/e-mail from the District. Households who receive benefits through Direct Certification and receive a letter/e-mail from the district confirming benefits, do not need to submit an application.

    Parents with questions on the program application process can contact the Food & Nutrition Department at 847-888-5000 or Shellycastillio@u-46.org

    • 2019-2020 National School Lunch Applications will be available by July 10th. Please check back at that time. Applications submitted for the incorrect year will not be processed.

    The online application does allow the selection of other languages. Each screen offers information to assist in completing the application. The application may be filled out on a mobile phone, a computer at www.MySchoolApps.com or at our office at 1150 Bowes Road ,Elgin IL 60124 our hours of operation are 7am to 3:30pm

    Below is information about fee waivers & meal costs for students who qualify for the programs:

    Free Meal Program

    Your approved FREE meal application status will may provide you waived or a reduction in District Registration Fees.  Lunch and Breakfast will be free of charge for students that qualify.


    Reduced Meal Program

    Lunch will cost 40 cents and Breakfast 30 cents for students that qualify.