Food Services

Food Services2018-08-09T13:54:48+00:00
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Salem-Keizer Public Schools partners with Sodexo to provide healthy, nutritious meals to our students.

Food Icon - Apple in Red Circle2018-19 Meal Prices


Elementary School: $1.15
Middle/High School: $1.25
Free/Reduced, All Grades: No Charge
Adult: $2.35
Milk: $0.40


Elementary School: $2.50
Middle/High School: $2.90
Free/Reduced, All Grades: No Charge
Adult: $4.00
Milk: $0.40

Food & Nutrition Useful Links

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Click on to login to online meal payment site.

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A How-to Guide for EZSchool Pay

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Instructions for setting up a new EZSchoolPay account

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Answers to common issues parents have with

Free & Reduced Meals

Your child may qualify for free or reduced price meals if:

  1. Your household receives Food Stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), or benefits from the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), OR:
  2. Your household income is at or below the amount on the Income Chart.
  3. Your family is experiencing homelessness as defined by the McKinney-Vento Act. Click here for more details.
  4. You are applying for a student in foster care.

How to Apply Online

Click here to go to the Oregon Department of Education website to apply online.  Applications are also available by contacting the district’s Free and Reduced Lunch Program at 503-399-3169. You will be notified by mail if your application is approved or denied.

Note: If you received a Notice of Eligibility letter from Adult and Family Services, you can mail that letter to the address below or give a copy of that notice to the school. You do not need to complete a meal application.

How To Apply In Person or By Mail For Free or Reduced Price Meals

Download and fill out an application and return it to your school or send to:

Food and Nutrition Services
3625 Fairview Industrial Dr. SE
Salem OR, 97302

You will be notified by mail if your application is approved or denied.

Other Discounts

If your student is eligible for free or reduced meals, they may be eligible for other discounts such as reduced athletic participation fees, testing fees, and more. We must have your approval in writing to share your student’s free or reduced meal eligibility status with other programs within our district. Only your student’s name and eligibility status will be shared. Click here for the Sharing Information Waiver (English) release forms. (Información sobre comidas gratis o a precio reducido que ofrecen otros programas: español)

Terri Tucker
Free and Reduced Lunch Program Coordinator

If you are not eligible now but have a change later, please complete an application at that time. Changes that could make your family eligible for free or reduced lunch include:

  • a decrease in household income
  • an increase in household size
  • your family experiences homelessness
  • your family becomes unemployed
  • you family begins to receive Food Stamps, TANF or FDPIR benefits

Download Application

English Free & Reduced Meal Application

Spanish Free & Reduced Meal Application

Aplicación de comida gratis y reducida en español

Russian Free & Reduced Meal Application

Русское бесплатное и сокращенное питание

Vietnamese Free & Reduced Meal Application

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Marshallese Free & Reduced Meal Application

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Chuukese Free & Reduced Meal Application


Civil Rights 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 disciminating 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:, 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.

Download Attachments

File Description Date added File size
pdf Free Lunch Application - English July 24, 2018 3:00 pm 350 KB
pdf Free Lunch Application - Spanish July 24, 2018 3:08 pm 350 KB
pdf Free Lunch Application - Russian July 24, 2018 3:10 pm 649 KB
pdf Free Lunch Application - Marshallese July 24, 2018 10:43 pm 376 KB
pdf Free Lunch Application - Chuukese August 2, 2017 11:37 am 389 KB
pdf Free Lunch Application - Vietnamese July 24, 2018 3:10 pm 844 KB

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