SCHOOL CAFÉ & SCHOOL MEAL INFO

 

CCTEC will be participating in the National School Lunch Program’s Seamless Summer Option (SSO) to provide free meals for all students during the 2021-2022 academic school year. All student's attending CCTEC will be able to receive free breakfast and lunch at no charge.

 Even though the district is providing free meals to all students throughout the 2021-2022 academic school year, the Application for Free and Reduced-Price School Meals is still available and is used to determine eligibility for P-EBT benefits, state funding, and grant funding. We encourage you to complete an application via School Cafe or by submitting a paper application to see if you qualify for additional benefits. More information can be found below.

Second meals will be available for purchase with existing funds on a student's lunch account. No cash sales. Second meal prices are as follows:    Breakfast $2.00; Lunch $3.50


CCTEC estará participando en el Programa Nacional de Almuerzos, Opción Continua Para Comidas de Verano, por medio del cual estaremos proveyendo comidas gratis a todos los estudiantes durante el año académico escolar 2021-22. Esta carta es para informarle que sus niños (as) recibirá desayuno y almuerzo gratis.                                                                                            

 Aunque el distrito escolar estará proveyendo comidas gratis durante el año académico escolar 2021-22, la  Solicitud para Comidas Gratis o a Precio Reducido esta aun disponible y es utilizada para determinar la elegibilidad de beneficios adicionales como el de P-EBT (tarjeta de Pandemia EBT), fondos estatales, y fondos de subvención. Le recomendamos que complete una solicitud a través de School Cafe o enviando una solicitud en papel para ver si califica para beneficios adicionales. Más información se puede encontrar a continuación.

Las segundas comidas estarán disponibles para su compra con los fondos existentes en la cuenta de almuerzo del estudiante. No hay ventas en efectivo. Los precios de la segunda comida son los siguientes: Desayuno $2.00; Almuerzo $3.50


SchoolCafe - Providing parents control and peace of mind.

Use SchoolCafé to manage your child's cafeteria account. Make payments, view purchase history, receive low balance alerts, apply for free/reduced benefits and view school menus. For convenience, setup automatic payments to replenish their cafeteria funds. Be aware of what is being served in the school cafeteria and provide feedback by rating and sharing items. To help your child know if their favorite item is on the menu, you can favorite items and SchoolCafé will send you a notification before school starts so that you can help remind them it's on the menu.

Register your child and APPLY for free and reduced benefits by clicking the image below:


Directions for use: School Cafe Parent Directions in English and Spanish and visual slides of the process: School Cafe Slides

Directions to Determine Free and Reduced Lunch Eligibility are here : English Version and the Spanish Version.  You may also view the Parent Verification Guide that may help with the completion of the eligibility verification process if your application is chosen for review.

We also have video tutorials that you may watch for additional information: 

Video Link for Free and Reduced Lunch Eligibility

Video Link for How to Add Funds to you Child's Account


Click here for the 2021-2022 Paper Application 


Summer Meal Information

Did you know there are free activities and meals available in your community for your kids and teens this summer? Click this link for more information: Summer Meal Flyer


So Happy

Check out a new app that tells you what’s on the menu today in your school’s cafeteria. Check out the menu items, including calories, nutritional information, and allergens. For more information please see the attached flyer or visit our website. Click this link for an more information: Click Here


Unpaid Meal Charges

Click this link for an important message regarding unpaid meal charges: Click Here


Local School Wellness Policy

The school district annually reviews and assesses the Local School Wellness Policy to track progress and gather ideas on ways to create a healthier school environment. Click the following link to see the most recent assessment: 19-20 Wellness Policy Assessment Tool