Free and Reduced Meal Information

The Cedar Rapids Community Schools is a participant in the federally subsidized National School Lunch Program. This program allows children from families that meet certain income guidelines to receive free or reduced priced meals. The form that must be completed to receive these benefits is below. Applications are available in paper form at your child’s school in the main office or at the Department of Food and Nutrition.


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Free and Reduced Meal Application (For Private, Secure and Fast Processing)

(If a paper application is needed please contact your school)

Information Letter (Free and Reduced)

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