CAFETERIA LINE

Meals are served daily in the cafeteria. The healthy meals are based on the National School Lunch Program standards. Monthly menu may also be viewed at the Kennett Consolidated School District Web Site – kcsd.org

PAYMENT CATEGORIES

Paid Full: Breakfast- $1.50

Elementary Lunch- $3.00

Secondary Lunch – $3.25

Paid Reduced:

Yearly approved eligibility application needed

Breakfast- $TBD Lunch- $TBD

Free:

Yearly approved eligibility application needed

$0 $0

Example: Menu – Hamburger on Roll, Fruit, Cooked Green Beans & Milk

Student Choice:

  1. Beef Pattie
  2. Roll
  3. Fruit/Vegetable or both

SNACK BAR

Snack foods and beverages in the Elementary Schools may only be purchased after the whole class is seated. Elementary students may purchase up to two snack items only, including a beverage.

MEAL PRE-PAYMENT ACCOUNT

  1. Pre-payment can be done the first day of the week or after receiving a pre-payment envelope indicating low balance (Balance 5.00).
  2. Leftover money at the end of the school year will be carried over to the following year and from school to school within the district or as designated. A KCSD check may also be issued for refund (No Cash).
  3. Payments can be cash or checks payable to KCSD Food Service.
  4. In the case of checks with insufficient funds, the Director of Food Services will call parents to make them aware that payment is needed as soon as possible and in order for the cafeteria to honor the pre-payment. Parents will be charged for the service fee the Bank has imposed on the School. Parents are advised to pack their student lunch until the problem is resolved.

STUDENT LATE FOR LUNCH PERIOD DUE TO UNAVOIDABLE CIRCUMSTANCES

A written request from a teacher or the School office should be with the student upon entrance to the cafeteria after their lunch period. Meal payment is applicable based on the meal category.

STUDENT MEAL CHARGES

Please click here for the District policy on charging meals (English) (Spanish)

TEACHERS AND STAFF MEAL SERVICE

SERVING AREA

Meals are served in the cafeteria line or in a designated area of the cafeteria or kitchen away from the cooking and preparation area. In general, the kitchen area is limited to cafeteria staff. Traffic of unnecessary persons through the food preparation area, packaging or processing area(s) and utensil washing areas is prohibited by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania County of Chester Health Department Safety and Sanitation Regulation 303.11.7.8.

LUNCH PRICES

Ala Carte Pricing

PRE-PAYMENT ACCOUNT

Computerized pre-payment is now established in all of our schools. All staff have an account in our database. Pre-payment can be made by cash or check payable to KCSD Food Service. This system will eliminate the need for cash on a daily basis. Leftover money at the end of the school year will be carried over to the following year and from school to school in KCSD or as designated.