Everyone does better with a full stomach. This mid-day meal is crucial for student learning and well-being. Whether families choose to participate in our hot lunch program or pack a bag lunch from home, students need this meal to be able to do their best and succeed at school.
Full day preschool students eat in our Penn campus lunchroom at 11:15 am. Our Kindergarten through 3rd grade students begin their lunch at 11:25 am.
At our Nicollet campus, 4th and 5th grade students eat lunch at 11:10 am before heading out to recess. Our 6th-8th grade students have recess first and then come in for lunch at 11:25 am.
Hot lunch menus are sent home mid-month for the following month. Families make their selections and send the forms back to school by the deadline noted. Families can choose to have hot lunch for their students, some,all or no days. And, this can change each month. There is no cost to families for our hot lunch program.