Dearborn Academy participates in the National School Lunch and Breakfast program. All parents are sent a copy of the application for free and reduced meals at the beginning of each school year or when students are enrolled. The eligibility criteria for free and reduced price meals are embedded in the meal application and instructions and available by linking to… http://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2014-04788.pdf to see the entire chart.
Annually, we post these items on our website, at each school and office, and mail them to homes when necessary. They are provided to all new students with the enrollment packet.
All families are notified that if they qualify through the Virtual Gateway. We will extend those benefits to all children within the household. We ask that they contact us with this information when they are informed that one or more children in the household have been determined eligible.