• FREE OR REDUCED-PRICE MEALS

    Families may apply for free or reduced-price meals at any time during the school year. Families who wish to receive free or reduced-price meals must complete a new family application each year. Applications are approved based on federal standards for family size and income.


    HOW TO APPLY

    The District provides three different ways for families to submit the Free or Reduced-Price Meal Application: 

    • NEW! Submit the electronic application through MySchoolApps. The electronic application is available in lieu of paper applications being sent home. Parents are encouraged to submit the application early to expedite the process. Apply Now
       
    • Paper applications for the Free & Reduced Price School Meals are available in the school main offices and here to download and print the 2019-20 Meal Application Packet. Please read the packet. It is only necessary to print and complete Page 5 and 6. Steps 1-4, use pen please, no pencil. Please complete the form and return it to school with your child.

    • Online State Application: COMPASS, a system used by the Department of Public Welfare, allows Pennsylvanians to apply for programs, such as Free & Reduced Price School Meals, Food Stamps, Energy Assistance, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), etc.
     
    If you do not receive a denied/approval letter within one week OR if you have questions, please contact Tam Reitmeyer at (717) 225-4731 ext. 3025 or email reitmeyt@sgasd.org to avoid charges to your child's account.