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Nutrition Services


    Farmington Public Schools’ Nutrition Services Department

    “Welcome Back to the 2021 - 2022 School Year”


    School Lunch

    The District’s USDA approved school lunch provides one-third of the Recommended Daily

    Allowances (RDA) of the five basic food groups for children K-12. Under federal regulations known as “offer vs. serve,” students can opt to take a minimum of three of the five components of a meal or all five for the price of a complete lunch. All students must take at least one serving of fruit or vegetable.


    Free/Reduced Price Meal Application for “Sharing Information” (Pay to Play & Title One Funding)

    For those who completed a free or reduced price meal last school year, you MUST complete and submit a new form before October 10th, 2021.Families may complete their Free/Reduced price meal application at or submit a hard copy.  Hard copies may be printed from the District’s website or copies may be picked up at each school’s main office. Parents are asked to complete the online form or mail or drop off the completed printed form to the Nutrition Services Department located behind East Middle School (see address at the end of the story). Please be aware that turning in applications to the school offices may delay processing. Parents will be notified by email or mail whether or not the child qualifies. Please allow 10 working days to receive a confirmation letter.


    Meal Prices

    This year, the USDA has approved all students to qualify to receive a FREE breakfast and lunch on scheduled school days.  Students must take at least 3 out of the 5 meal components (protein, grain, fruit, vegetable and milk) and students must take at least one serving of fruit or vegetable.  Additional entrees will be charged $2.35 - $2.85, but will not available until further notice.


    Ala Carte Purchase

    Ala Carte purchases will not be available until further notice.


    Online Payments for future Ala Carte Purchases

    Parents/guardians can make payments online using credit or debit cards or by e-checks at for ala carte purchases.  Online payments are preferred, but checks are also accepted. Please make checks payable to Farmington Public Schools with your child’s name and their id number in the memo section of the check. There is a $20 fee for returned (NSF) checks.  Parents may also view meal purchases at  



    A doctor signed form must be sent into the Nutrition Services Office in order to accommodate food allergies.  This form can be found on our Nutrition Services web page under the food allergy tab.  Please allow two weeks for review and implementation.



    Please call the Nutrition Services Department at 248-489-3717 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


    The school meal program begins Monday, August 30, 2021.  Meal menus will be posted on the District’s website under the Nutrition Services link and on each school’s web page.



    Nutrition Services Mission Statement

    Farmington Public Schools' Nutrition Services Department is dedicated to providing all students with a balanced and inviting menu for the well-being of a healthy body and mind that encourages a positive learning experience.

    Discrimination Statement: 
    USDA Nondiscrimination Statement (Continued) For all other FNS nutrition assistance programs, State or local agencies, and their sub-recipients, must post the following Nondiscrimination Statement: In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

    Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

    To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call 866-632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

    (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

    (2) fax: 202-690-7442; or

    (3) email:

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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