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.


Next-day cash payments are expected. A monthly payment is acceptable. Monthly bills are payable within 10 days of receipt of request for payments. For payment of $10.00 or greater, a check payable to KCSD Food Service should be written.

Rationale: For the teacher and/or staff’s personal accounting purposes.

The last day for meal charges is May 15th of each year. The Manager will post notice to alert teachers and staff on the last week of April. Posting location will be at the cafeteria, teacher’s lounge and main office.


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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.