Is good nutrition important for good learning? In a word, YES! Because nutrition affects a child's ability to learn, kids need to eat healthy to do well in school. The Gaylord Community Schools' cafeterias provide well-balanced, nutritious and healthy meals every day for our children.
Free & Reduced Meals
You may apply for free/reduced meals by completing a printable free/reduced lunch application or apply online. You can apply and/or reapply at any time during the school year. If you qualify for free/reduced lunch, you are automatically qualified for free or reduced breakfast too. If your income or household size changes during the year, you may reapply again at that time. If your child brings a cold lunch to school and is eligible for free/reduced price meals, they must pay $.40 for milk. If you have any questions, please contact Sandra Matelski at (989)705-3040.
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Free and Reduced Meal Eligibility
Free or Reduced rates are available for qualifying families. Determining your eligibility is fast, easy and confidential and you can reapply at anytime during the school year if your family's circumstances change for any reason.
Families that qualify for free or reduced meals are eligible to receive a hot and nutritious breakfast, lunch, or both every day.
Please call the Child Nutrition Office at 989-705-3040 with any questions.
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Gaylord Community Schools Food Service Department will have healthy snacks available for purchase for classroom activities.