The National School Lunch and Breakfast Programs offer meal reimbursement on an income-based sliding scale for public and non-public school students. Schools approved by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education or residential childcare facilities may apply for participation in the School Lunch and Breakfast Programs.
General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Louisiana and a parent or primary caregiver responsible for a child(ren) who attends school (high school or under).
In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
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Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.
To apply for free or reduced price meals, contact your child's school.
Program Contact Information
For additional information about the Louisiana School Breakfast and Lunch Program please visit:http://wwwprd.doa.louisiana.gov/LaServices/PublicPages/ServiceDetail.cfm?service_id=3295
You can contact the Louisiana Department of Education toll-free for more information from the state agency:1-877-453-2721