Hillsborough County Student Nutrition Services offers a variety of healthy meal choices for breakfast and lunch to all students through the National School Lunch and Breakfast program. This program also allows us to offer free meal benefits to students that qualify through an application process. Click here to learn more about the program.
To apply for free/reduced meals, please complete an online application.
Some Facts to Know:
- A new family application must be submitted every year in August.
- Applications can be accepted at the school site: but they are processed at the Healthy Meals Express Application Center.
- Prior to approval, parents are responsible for the payment of all meals until the application is processed.
- Past due balances must be paid by the end of the school year.
Meal Prices for the 2014 – 2015 School Year
Elementary: Middle School:
Breakfast: $1.50 Breakfast: $1.50
Reduced Price $.30 Reduced Price $ .30
Lunch: $2.25 Lunch: $2.75
Reduced Price $.40 Reduced Price $.40
*Students that qualify for free meals will not be charged any fees for breakfast or lunch.
Meal Status Hotline:
To verify your student’s eligibility status for 2013-2014, call: 1-866-544-5575, and enter your student(s) 7-digit student ID number.
Questions about the process? – Call 813-840-7066, and you will receive your answers quickly!