Sign Up for School Meals! Contact your local school district to get your application started.

Yes! You’re interested in exploring school meals.

Here are four fun facts you may not know about Maine’s school meal programs.

  1. Did you know that school meals are available in every public school in Maine, and your kids may qualify for free lunch and breakfast? 
  1. Did you know that school meals are balanced, offering dairy, fruits and veggies, protein, grains, and milk (or milk alternative)? School meals are required to meet nutrition guidelines to ensure that they’re healthy and tasty.
  1. Did you know that many Maine schools offer meals that include local meat and produce? This means that kids are being served fresh, healthy ingredients that lower our carbon footprint and support local farmers. 
  1. Did you know that schools may get more resources and funding to support academic activities and other important programs when eligible families fill out school meal applications?

Interested in giving school meals a try? 

Contact your local school district to get your application started.

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