Food Service


Chartwells

Eat Breakfast at School! 



ALL Dundee Community Schools Service Breakfast!

(DHS/DMS in the building main café/DES services from the All Purpose Room)

 Breakfast

          

7:35AM-8:00AM Monday – Friday

 

$1.30 Full Pay/$.30 Reduced/$1.70 for Adult Meals

 

Mornings can be really crazy…the alarm doesn’t go off…the kids don’t want to get up…there’s no time to eat breakfast before the bus comes…or they’re just not ready to eat. Or maybe your teenager grabs a can of soda and a candy bar on the way to school.   If this sounds like your house, we have good news for you!

Breakfast is served at your school!  School Breakfast helps students be more alert so they can learn more in class.  Breakfast has vitamins and nutrients for a strong and healthy body.

Breakfast is affordable, too.  If you qualify for free and reduced price meals, you also qualify for the breakfast program, with no additional paperwork!  You can’t find a healthy breakfast at such a low cost anywhere else.                                                                               

                                                                






2018-2019 Menus


DES Breakfast Menu
DES Lunch Menu

DMS/DHS Breakfast Menu
 
    DMS Lunch Menu

      DHS /RS Lunch Menu 


 

 

 

Free and Reduced Information:

2018-2019 Application Benefits EXPIRE October 15, 2018. Please submit this year's application now so your benefits don't lapse!

Reminder: Applications must be filled out annually -
The benefit applies to both breakfast and lunch.


Application Links (to print):

Free and Reduced Application 2018-2019

Spanish version coming soon...



Helpful Links:

How to Apply

2018-2019Frequently Asked Questions and Income Eligibility


What Makes a Meal? 


Breakfast Meals
Lunch Meals




2018-2019 National School Lunch Program Prices:

As a participant in the National School Lunch Program, in addition to nutritional requirements, the district is required by law to re-evaluate the menu prices each year.

Milk (grades K-12)

$0.50 (when purchased separate from a meal, one milk is included per meal)

Breakfast (grades K-12)

$1.30 ($.30 reduced)

Elementary Lunch (grades Young Fives-3)

$2.85 ($.40 reduced)

Middle School/High School Breakfast (grades 4-12)

$1.30 ($.30 reduced)

Middle School/High School Lunch (grades 4-12)

$2.90 ($.40 reduced)

Adult Breakfast

$1.70

Adult Lunch

$3.55



Parent/Guardian Controls for Student Accounts & Applying Online:

Monitor student account activity and set purchase guidelines. 



Start Your Online Application
*The online application is secure and private
*Paper applications available in all building offices and in each cafe 



Payment Options:

Convenient ONLINE BILL PAY is available, please follow this link:

Send Money to School

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Charging to Accounts: Effective September 6, 2016

The district will permit a charge allowance, per student account, up to -$12.00. Any account with a balance of -$12.00 (and above) will be flagged by the Food Service Director in the district’s Meal Magic POS system and an alternative meal will be offered. The alternative meal incurs a fee and will be added to the balance on the account. 

No "extras" (bottled water, Smart Snack, extra entree) will be available for purchase until the negative balance has been satisfied. 

A letter or phone call to the household indicating this balance will be initiated by the Food Service Director for immediate payment. Please utilize the online tools or call the food service office to regularly monitor your student's account balance. 

All balances must be paid prior to the end of each school year. 

  

Locate a Summer Food Service Program Near You:

  • Once school has ended for the year, your free and reduced benefits do not end. Access to breakfast and lunch is still available to your students. (Dundee Community Schools proudly participates in the Summer Feeding Program)



Non-Discriminatory Statement:

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)
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 responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English.
To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or 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:
mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
fax:
(202) 690-7442; or
email:
program.intake@usda.gov.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


We need your help, Volunteer to be

 part of our Wellness C
ommittee.
wellness committee letter.docx

 For more information please contact:
Shelly Farris at 734-529-2350 x 11014 o
r email at shelita.farris@dundee.k12.mi.us or Rachel Palmer at rachel.palmer@dundee.k12.mi.us

District Wellness Policy:

As required by law, the Board of Education establishes the following wellness policy for the Dundee Community Schools School District.

The Board recognizes that good nutrition and regular physical activity affect the health and well-being of the District's students. Furthermore, research concludes that there is a positive correlation between a student's health and well-being and his/her ability to learn. Moreover, schools can play an important role in the developmental process by which students establish their health and nutrition habits by providing nutritious meals and snacks through the schools' meal programs, by supporting the development of good eating habits, and by promoting increased physical activity both in and out of school.

The Board, however, believes this effort to support the students' development of healthy behaviors and habits with regard to eating and exercise cannot be accomplished by the schools alone. It will be necessary for not only the staff, but also parents and the public at large to be involved in a community-wide effort to promote, support, and model such healthy behaviors and habits.

For a complete viewing of the district’s wellness policy, please visit the Dundee Community Schools website homepage, select the “Departments” tab, access the “Board of Education” page, select “Board Polices” and search for “8510 – Wellness” (upper left hand corner).